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
Houghton Hall is situated in the parish of Houghton midway between Kings Lynn and Fakenham here in North Norfolk. Built in the 1720’s and set in 9,000 acres of stunning countryside and gardens Houghton Hall was the home of Britain’s first Prime Minister Sir Robert Walpole. It has to be one of England’s most impressive … Continue reading Henry Moore at Houghton Hall
It is a dark, lonely and soul destroying place. Your inspiration has evaporated into thin air but you press on anyway because you love what you do and simply cannot put those brushes down. You unwittingly produce work that doesn’t satisfy you which in turn erodes your confidence and so eventually you come to a … Continue reading Overcoming Artists Block
Red Tulips Square Vase8″ x 8″Oil on LinenSOLD Welcome to my Shiny New Blog . . . . . . and it is here that I will be showcasing my new work, giving advice and tips on painting as well as book, exhibition and equipment reviews. I will also be sharing the struggles, … Continue reading Busy Busy . . .