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Sunsets, farm houses and a recent preselection at the Mall Galleries.

I’m having a great time painting a new series of sunset studies over the past few days. For those of you that follow my work through social media and my blog, you will notice I’m quite restless and always on … Continue reading

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Lost in the woods uncovering secrets.

Thank you for stopping by my blog. I hope your year is off to a great start. I’ve not wasted any time getting myself into a new routine of work this year, already producing many intimate portraits of my children … Continue reading

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Plein air painting in oils. Chasing the sky 2015 exclusive preview (Yorkshire)

  Youtube Previews And Demos This video showcases my 2015 series, Chasing the sky, a body of original oil paintings created en plein air (out in the open air) in my county of South Yorkshire. Each art work includes the … Continue reading

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Indulge yourself with an exclusive online 10% Discount Code to use on original Art works

Exclusive online discount code — LAUNCH10 Hi everyone, I hope you are all doing well and enjoying the beautiful colours of Autumn, if it is indeed Autumn where you live. I wanted to share with you my exclusive online discount … Continue reading

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Selected for the Royal Institute of Oil Painters (ROI) annual exhibition, 2015.

Wow! My first shot at entering the ROI annual exhibition hosted by the Mall Galleries, London. I submitted two works initially, both of which were preselected for final selection. This self-portrait is the painting that made it through to the … Continue reading

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Off to a flying start!

Thanks to everyone that turned up to the opening night of my current exhibition at the wonderful Art and Rose Gallery in Pocklington, thank you also for all of the wonderful words of encouragement from people that couldn’t make it. … Continue reading

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I’ve been framed…..Open exhibitions, tips and reasons to enter.

I’ve been framed…..Open exhibitions, tips and reasons to enter..

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Happy New Year! Review of portrait entries for the Royal Society of Portrait painters

Happy New Year to everyone (although slightly later than usual!). This is my first post of 2015 and I wanted to start by saying a huge thank you to all of my followers, old and new. Last year was very … Continue reading

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Painting at Dusk

Completed a couple of days, Winter cottage, Dusk. I spent 3 sessions on this piece, returning to the same spot each day. Dusk is a very magical time of the day, the subject appears to glow and everything seems quiet, … Continue reading

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A cold start!

The weather has suddenly changed in South Yorkshire. I’m now resorting to wearing two pairs of jeans and countless layers of shirts/jumpers/coats. Here’s the results of the first session on this new piece, ‘Winter Cottage, morning’, Oil on panel, 18inch … Continue reading

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