Some transport of a different style this week The Wedding Bus! After Last week’s bike post, I’m scaling things up. Curiously, this picture wouldn’t have happened if I hadn’t spotted last weeks subject matter. In October I was wandering around looking for inspiration. Leaving the … Continue readingThe London Wedding Bus – Transport Class
Bus Queues are awful. They’re a necessary evil if you have no car. With the growth in car ownership, buses are becoming less frequent, well they are in rural areas, but in cities they still have an essential place. They are a cheap way of … Continue readingBus Queue: love them or loathe them?
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
Another Routemaster but this time the Full Monty. It’s amazing how cropping an image changes the character of a piece. After last week’s close up I wanted to show the whole bus for this one. Here’s a shot of it and all the general mess … Continue readingWork in Progress – The Bigger Bus Picture
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
As promised here’s the London bus painting I’ve been working on. It’s very small on 8 inches or 20 cms square. ©2014 – Cathy Read – Routemaster bus Work in Progress- Watercolour and Acrylic on stretched canvas-20 x 20 cm I was asked to create … Continue readingWork in Progress – London Bus up Close and Personal