Category Archives: London

Playing in the Gallery: A Weekend of Drawing & Music

I was thrilled when earlier in the year I was asked by the Royal Academy to teach a course on drawing musicians in it’s beautiful historic life room. Drawing and painting musicians in rehearsal has been a subject which has … Continue reading

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Drawing & Music: Picturing Movement at the Royal Academy

This weekend course is an exciting opportunity to study the human figure, whilst being able to observe and analyse the shapes and relationships between musicians and their instruments. Study of Violinist, Wagner Rehearsal Drawing and painting musicians in rehearsal is … Continue reading

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Summer Exhibition at the Russell Gallery

I have two small still life pieces included in the forthcoming Summer Exhibition at the Russell Gallery which opens this coming Thursday and continues until 10th September 2016. Mixed Summer Exhibition Private View Thursday 30 June 2016 10am – 8.30pm … Continue reading

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Drawing the human form and anatomy at the Royal Academy

Learn the essentials to drawing the human form and anatomy including the human head and upper and lower body in the Royal Academy’s historic Life Room – a space purpose-built for life drawing, with practising artist Adele Wagstaff. The representation … Continue reading

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New Paintings in 12@Menier

A number of new paintings, including this still life Autumn are to be exhibited in 12@Menier which opens next week at the Menier Gallery, Southwark London. We hope that you will be able to join us for the Private View … Continue reading

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A Portrait of an Artist

My most recent article Painting the Painter is now available in the March issue of Artists & Illustrators magazine. This portrait of an artist at work is shown as a step by step demonstration as the painting process is discussed. … Continue reading

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Summer Courses 2016

As a new year begins you may now be starting to look ahead for painting opportunities next summer and I would like to let you know of courses and workshops that I will be teaching during 2016. The New School … Continue reading

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Christmas Exhibition at the Russell Gallery

I have four still life paintings in the forthcoming Christmas Exhibition which opens at the Russell Gallery this coming Thursday and will then continue until 30th January 2016. I do hope that you will be able to visit. Christmas Exhibition … Continue reading

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fifty children fifty artists Shoreditch exhibition

Next week the exhibition ‘fifty children – fifty artists’ which is organised by the charity Miracles will open at Shoreditch Town Hall. This exhibition brings together all fifty portraits made especially for the project for the first time, including my … Continue reading

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Christmas Exhibition at the Russell Gallery

I have two still life paintings in the forthcoming Christmas Exhibition which opens at the Russell Gallery this coming Thursday and will then continue until 31st January 2015. I do hope that you will be able to visit. Christmas Exhibition … Continue reading

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