A Doodle Do

White Cockerel 18 x 14 cm Oil on Linen SOLD It surprised me that chickens have been a popular suggestion. Fortunately I have plenty of reference material close to where I live. Less than a mile from here a small bridge crosses over the river Wensum where an old man had a small patch of … Continue reading A Doodle Do


Gratitude 8″x 12″ Oil on Canvas I am so grateful that for the first time in three and a half years I have recently been able to work most days . Following surgery in 2016 I have been suffering from a vestibular disorder which has left me with vertigo attacks, dizziness, balance problems, nausea, cognitive … Continue reading Gratitude


Untitiled 7 SOLD Untitled 4 SOLD This years Norfolk and Norwich Open Studios and The Holt Festival were a great success for me. Thank you everyone for coming along to see my work and to those who bought paintings, prints and cards. Thank you also Sue and Dan at The Lawns, Vanda for the loan … Continue reading Scorchio!

Mixing it Up

  Recently in a previous blog post I covered some suggestions for over coming Artists Block. Of course if you can its better to avoid it altogether. I find it so easy to unwittingly fall into a rut of producing ‘same old same old’ and before I know it my work has become stale and … Continue reading Mixing it Up