August 6, 2015

With so much work in the studio/gallery its time for a bit of a sale ! It doesn't help if you paint on a daily basis !  I've put 6 small works on ebay so lets see what happens .

July 29, 2015

Im looking forward to the Anglesey Plein Air class on 10th August, so lets hope the weather is a little calmer that it was on this day . I would estimate the breaking wave in the middle to be topping 40ft ! It was difficult to stand up . What a day !!! 

July 24, 2015

 My Plein Air classes continue on Anglesey on Monday 10th August . The class sizes are small (max 6) . There are still a few places available ,however please don't delay . The classes are for everyone and we will be covering all aspects of painting outdoors, working in...

July 21, 2015

Day three 16th July


A bit breezy  ! Another small panel study of  Haystacks and ajoining peaks, with Fleetwith Pike in the mid ground . I met Brian Smith a professional watercolour artist who lives within 50m of where I was painting ! Nice guy . Strong greens...

July 19, 2015

 Three days of great weather in Lakeland and three small studies painted on the spot .


Day one Tuesday 14th July .

The Old Man of Coniston. At 600m  and just above Low Water Tarn . The most popular route up The Old Man, and boy was it busy !! On numerous occassions I ha...

July 5, 2015

I've been a fan of Turner all my life and discovered quite by accident that we shared a love of Prussian blue and Naples yellow . This is  'Welsh Gold' ,one of two images created the same evening outside the studio recently . I've just put it on Artfinder, so let see w...