September 13, 2019

Four recent paintings of agapanthus, two are in oils and two in acrylics....and to think I'm not really sure about painting flowers. The second painting is in Oriel Cric Gallery until November.

Giclee prints are also available of some of them in my shop.

May 17, 2019

I've not long finished a linocut print of my old cat Buzz. He spent most of his last summer, sleeping and taking it easy, in a small patch of bindweed onder an old vine in a corner of the garden.

Like many cats he liked to circle round until things were nice and soft fo...

March 7, 2019

A recently finished very small oil

painting of some Hellebores from the garden and ivy berries from the hedgerow.

September 2, 2018

A summer painting of Agapanthus and Fennel flowers, birds and bees.

July 9, 2018

I've been slowly developing a design for a linocut of a Greenman for a couple of months. A Greenman is a mythological image/character that can be found in many churches and Cathedrals. There are many theories about the origin and meaning of of the image, with connectio...

March 12, 2018

Cric gallery in Crickhowell have three of my paintings in their spring exhibition starting today.

Two of them framed and ready to go.

The article in the 'Art Share Love Wales' magazine

October 24, 2017

When I'm lucky enough to travel to distant places, I usually use my camera to record images. Unfortunately I have got out of the sketchbook habit of recording directly, although I do record ideas and develop compositions into several small books.

In Greece rec...

August 21, 2017

I've been working on a lino print of a honey bee for a while. I have just finished printing today. It has been quite difficult. It is a 'double reduction'. I used two lino blocks, cutting away at each of the blocks. One for three colours and the other for two. I'm not...

June 30, 2017

I've been working on the idea for this print for a while.  A trout's eye view of Crickhowell bridge from the water, or even the bridge and the swallows inside the trout (maybe a future print). It has ended up as a sort of above/below water, river scene, from early Apri...

April 5, 2017

Spring! 

Saw my first three swallows of the spring today.They were flying low over the fields opposite, heading up the valley. In the lane towards the church the white Stitchwort is flowering in the hedgerow. 

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