Posts Tagged ‘devon’

This is the latest of the series Love at the Seaside, painted for Knights Gallery in Paignton, it’s a little different to usual as instead of using watercolour on paper I painted acrylic onto canvas. It gives it more of a solid feel and is quite fun as the colours seem to consist of the […]


Last Monday, Tavistock Group of Artists had Rita Smith join us to give a lecture about painting in Antarctica. I have to say it was truely facinating! I couldn’t believe what wonderful opportunities are out there. Rita was asked to be the onboard artist of a cruise ship which went to Antartica. She taught students […]


This is the start of a series of illustrations that I am doing for seaside galleries. This first series is based on Budleigh beach in Devon near Exmouth. It is pen and ink on oil paper with a tea bag used after to give it that sepia look. I discovered this method when talking to […]