Some paintings happen as a result of chance encounters. On my way to the Society of Women Artists Exhibition in June I decided to get my phone out, as it was a glorious evening. Leaving Trafalgar square, a large group of policemen on bicycles headed … Continue readingBobbies on Bicycles – Creating a Painting.
Standing at the Church Gates- Just the Art.
Painting outside is challenging. A few weeks ago I was out in the cold, wet and wind at Winslow Market demonstrating at a promotional event for Bucks Open Studios. Here is proof, if proof is needed. And it was indeed, cold and wet, and windy … Continue readingThames at night – painting outside.
You nearly didn’t get to see this painting. I took the work in progress to The Love Art Fair so that I could finish it during quiet periods. I find it’s a good stage to work with when I’m showing people how I work. As … Continue readingBus Selfie – New painting
If you haven’t made it to the Love Art Fair yet… Here’s the finished painting. I love the way this one turned out. It was supposed to be for Windsor Art Fair for the Auction of paintings to fundraise for The Princes Trust, but I … Continue readingNew work, Routemaster selfie
And along comes the bus, Just in time. ©2014 – Cathy Read – Then along came the Bus – Watercolour and Acrylic – 29.7×21 cm – £160 Those sculptures are something else, aren’t they? They’re the work of Lynn Chadwick, on the corner of Bishopsgate … Continue readingThen along came the bus! New painting.