Some pictures seem to take forever to create Whilst others practically seem to paint themselves. This St Catherine’s painting was definitely in the former category. Especially when I started on the bicycles! But I the result was worth it I think! Oh, and I like … Continue readingSt Catherine’s College, Oxford – revealing the 2nd New Painting.
Finally started applying colour to the St Catherine’s picture… Possibly a little too much? But, can I really have too much colour after the last post? No, I didn’t think so either! You see, once I started I just couldn’t stop. And now I have … Continue readingSt Catherine’s – a Painting in colour
Ever wish there was more colour in the world? Last week I drove to a talk in fog. The sky, motorway and all the cars were practically the same colour. It was very depressing. I kept thinking how glad I am for colour! How dreary … Continue readingWe need colour?
So begins a new picture. The second of the Oxford college pictures. I think I might call them the modern face of Oxford. Or should that be the Contemporary face of Oxford? Decisions, decisions. The bicycles are proving a challenge, one which I fully intend … Continue readingWork in progress – St Catherine’s moat
Do you ever wish you’d waited a bit long before doing the next step? Well, I’ve had one of those moments when I wish I had.I started removing the masking and realised that the bell tower is not distinct. And it’s bothering me! I often … Continue readingAargh, when will I learn more haste less speed!