BLUE FOLD.

This piece is one of four which will be included in the Art Gallery South West online winter show. 2020. Normally a title for a piece generally arrives during the process of making the work as does the meaning. For me this piece evokes a wave and the scrim included suggests a fishermans net. This…

COVID TOWN.

Covid Town. Mixed Media on Canvas,. 60 x 60 x 3.5 cm. 2020. This painting has been chosen for inclusion in a forthcoming on line exhibition hosted by The Circle Foundation for the Arts. As part of the submission I was required to include a description of the piece. Not an easy thing for any…

Day 67 Lockdown blog. 29/05/2020

Image: WALKABOUT. Acrylic on Canvas. 2020. 100 x 30 x 2cm. WALKABOUT. As anyone who knows me will tell you I am not one for walks, or indeed exercise of any kind. I don’t recommend my attitude however and certainly the lockdown has made me more aware of the benefits of walking.  The painting above…

Day 59 Lockdown blog. 20/05/2020

Image: Working in the Studio/workshop. Devon. 20/05/2020. CREATIVITY. Creativity is fundamental to the well being of society, a tool by which we communicate and share the pain and joy of the human condition. Many important artistic businesses and institutions, large and small, are under threat due to the economic consequences of the pandemic; to give…

Homage to Sally. 100 x 30 cm. Mixed Media on Canvas. 2017

This piece is now showing at the PENWITH GALLERY, BACK ROAD WEST, ST IVES, CORNWALL. The show runs from 18th NOVEMBER 2017 to 6th January 2018. It is a homage to the Aboriginal artist, Sally Gabori. Her work is bold and full of energy and colour and she inspired me to be more adventurous after…