From the Fields8″x 8″Oil on Canvas PanelNFS With the relaxation of the lockdown restrictions I have been venturing further afield for my morning walks with the dogs at ridiculously early hours of the morning. I have missed walking on the coast and so recently I revisited one of my favourite haunts over at Salthouse to … Continue reading From the Fields
Pretty in Pink 6 x 6″ Oil on Panel £99 Click Here to Purchase As a painter I probably wash my hands more regularly than a lot of people to avoid eating nasty cadmium chemicals with my snacks and meals. And I even wash my hands before as well as after going to the loo … Continue reading Keep Your Distance
Norfolk Jonquils 3 18x14cm Oil on Linen £99 Click Here to Purchase I often use coloured card in my set up and following on from the yesterday here is the same subject with a high chroma background. . . . a bit different then? . . . . Continue reading Green!
Dictionary 6″x 6″ Oil on PanelSOLD The dark blue book is a 1939 edition of The Pocket Oxford Dictionary. Given it’s age I suspect that its had a few owners before me. I noticed that the corner of one page is turned in where someone appears to have been looking up ‘Pericardium’ which you no … Continue reading Left on the Shelf
First Daffs18x14cmOil on LinenSOLD The weather! Goodness me talk about sublime to the ridiculous. Saturday was like a spring day here in North Norfolk. Sunny, warmish and clear blue skies. The birds in my garden outside the studio were in fine voice. It was a lovely day. However, given the warnings in the forecast I … Continue reading The Answer my Friend . . .
Words of Christ in Red6″x 6″Oil on PanelSOLD More wretched root canal treatment and associated maladies have contrived to prevent me from working consistently hence an absence of posts here on my blog. The good news is that there is a distant glimmer of light at the end of the very long tunnel that is … Continue reading New King James Version
Trinity 18x14cm Oil on Linen Sometimes, as with this painting, I am undecided as to how I am going to render the subject matter. After much deliberation, many cups of tea and too many biscuits I might have a vague idea of what I’m after. I’ll say to myself “Well I’d better make a start” … Continue reading Trinity
Wendy’s Blue Jug 18x14cm Oil on Linen SOLD Well its raining again . . . that’s reassuring. It doesn’t seem to have deterred the locals from voting though. I’ve just been to vote and our local polling station is busy. Maybe one of the party’s manifesto includes a promise to stop the rain – and … Continue reading Empty Promises
Love Heart Mugs Oil on Linen 18x14cm SOLD I found these short mugs in a local charity shop. I thought that they would be fun to paint and the muted pastel colours would shift my palette. The colours of the mugs stacked like this reminded me of ‘Love Hearts’ sweets that we used to … Continue reading Propped Up