Monthly Archives: December 2013

Making a Mark art blog nomination

I was pleased to hear that this blog has been nominated for the Showcase Shield in the Making A Mark Art Blog Awards 2013. Many thanks to Ilaria Roselli Del Turco for this nomination. If you haven’t yet come across … Continue reading

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Reflecting on 2013

As yet another year rapidly draws to a close its that time once again when I begin to reflect on the last few months, while looking ahead to projects and exhibitions planned for 2014. Much of this year has been … Continue reading

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Exhibition – ‘Portrait Painters Today’

I am very pleased to be taking part in this exhibition of contemporary portraiture early in the new year. The participating artists are: Adam Birtwistle, Tim Benson, Michael Croker, Annabel Cullen, Tom Flint, Peter Monkman, Ilaria Roselli del Turco, Ian … Continue reading

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A Portrait of an Artist

Earlier this Autumn I began this new portrait of an artist friend, which I have been planning for a number of months. Of all the portraits I have painted this year, few are looking directly out, making eye-contact with the … Continue reading

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