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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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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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Recent works- The Lake District.

I recently returned from a wonderful trip to the Lake District bringing with me 5 new works. I stayed with my little family at Fallbarrow Park situated on the east side of Windermere, right next to the shore line. I … Continue reading

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Get them while they’re hot….

Lots happening at the moment including working on a recent commission, sending off limited edition prints to new collectors and of course painting…… Here’s an example of a giclee print that recently sold. It’s printed on quality german etching paper, … Continue reading

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At the field’s edge, new painted series begins!

So a new series begins! I’m very excited to be working on new subject matter and as usual, my plan is to explore the theme for as long as it holds my interest. I’m currently experimenting with size, format, composition … Continue reading

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

On the 14th of February I made a visit to the Mall Galleries in London to drop of 2 preselected portraits for the Royal Society of Portrait Painters annual exhibition, 2015.  Tomorrow, the 17th of February it will be announced … 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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The Winter Cottage and my Winter Studio.

With Winter setting in, I’m now splitting my painting day into sections. The morning until lunch I am spending outdoors landscape painting, weather permitting. The afternoon I am working in my Winter studio. yesterday I started a series of Rose … Continue reading

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Portraits, no secrets here.

Following on from my previous post. Here’s 3 new portraits of my wife Sarah. Portraits have to be one of the most complex subjects to work on. If you think about it, we see faces throughout the day and are … Continue reading

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Portrait painting in progress

This year I am determined to enter a number of well known portrait exhibition within the UK. I have now turned my focus to doing just that. Here’s a self-portrait which I started this morning.  Starting a painting is really … Continue reading

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