Monthly Archives: April 2012

A new portrait: reflections and new beginnings

A nostalgic moment follows the final sitting with my model Beth, on the final portrait to be painted in my current studio. For the past fourteen years I have been working in my small yet cosy space so it feels … Continue reading

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Inspirations: Radical Clarity

With a change of studio imminent, I find myself caught between desperately wanting to begin a number of new paintings, but firstly having the pressure of trying to complete work-in-progress, some of which has been in progress many months. So … Continue reading

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Egyptian light – exploring new mediums

Spending time back in Luxor visiting friends and familiar places has given me time to explore two new mediums a little further. I have dipped into both techniques back at home but continuing other work in the studio hadn’t given … Continue reading

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Exhibition – Surrey Open 2012

My Portrait of Sonia will be showing in the biannual Surrey Open Art Exhibition taking place at The Lightbox in Woking from April 3rd until 13th May 2012. The Lightbox is a superb contemporary exhibition space, beautifully lit, and well worth a visit … Continue reading

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