I am pleased to tell you that my Tuesday and Thursday art sessions will be housed in their new home at Oldswinford Cricket Club. Its a great room and with all the needed facilities on hand, I look forward to bringing my creative sessions to you in this new location!
For those of you who have attended my sessions in the past you will know that I love to splash the paint on in a seemingly chaotic manner and then pull what I need from that chaos with subsequent marks. I honestly do love all of the paint mediums universally for this one fact common Continue Reading
Coloured Pencil • Saturday January 11th 2020 • 10-1 • details NEW : Watercolour Painting • Wednesday Feb 5th • 1.30-3.30 NEW : Painting for Everyone • Friday Feb 6th • 9.45-12.45 New Course details > See below Oil Painting • Tuesday March 3rd • 10-12 • details Acrylic Painting • Tuesday March 3rd • Continue Reading
When I paint in oils I immerse myself in the atmosphere, literally the scent of the spirits and mediums as well as the narrative that I am attempting to capture in the surface of the paint applied. There is a subtle intuition that we tap into with oils, it should feel right, and by that Continue Reading
Here is the unruly child, the one that will not be told and is going to show you exactly what it wants to look like! Yes, for me watercolour is all about riding the wild side, don’t try to tame it, let it be what it will be and you will embrace one of the Continue Reading
This medium is by far the most adaptable and useable of all the mediums and is in my opinion the best beginner paint of all. That statement comes with one caveat… drying time! You will hear a great many people state that they can’t get to grips with acrylics because they dry too fast, well Continue Reading
I love this medium, it requires little or no set up, can be done on your lap with a cuppa and a movie or at the drawing board like a pro! But what do you need to know? Well, first off don’t skimp on the pencils. One of the reasons kids pencil work never looks Continue Reading