The Beginning of Something

For my first series of paintings this year I wanted a challenge. I wanted to document and translate scenes that contain all the forms, shapes and weather conditions of our landscape. I chose Wales as my muse. From vivid green hills; to dark demanding mountains, to jagged slate cliffs, the perfect setting for ‘A Journey

A Recent Interview With…

Recently I had a lovely interview with Kickstart & Inspire about life as a practicing Artist. I would like to share it with you.. #myworld What age did you fall in love with art?  I don’t remember an age when I wasn’t drawing or painting or sketching. I suppose I have always had the bug!

Speech

If I could say it in words I wouldn’t create art. My Artistic Practice When I am creating a painting, my aim is to give suggestions of something similar enough to my audience so that they can ground themselves in it with their own memories or reminiscence of being somewhere familiar. They can attribute their

Seeing & Feeling

How do we view an image? It can be said that an oil painting in its frame is like an imaginary window open onto the world. But we often see more than what there is to view, so how do we see? We never just look at one thing, we are always looking at the

My Favourite View

My Favourite View  For me, the landscape has been my main influence throughout my artistic career. Landscape is a constant, although seasons change and colours transform it is an expectation that these elements of mother nature will always be present and the belief in this gives us a sense of safety and comfort in the