Category Archives: The Crowood Press

Sale of Oil Studies and Paintings

Updated on 19th July Throughout the summer I will be offering a number of oil studies and paintings for sale. The paintings and demonstration pieces below all feature in Painting the Nude in Oils which was published in January 2015 … Continue reading

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Painting Nudes – Your Questions

Painting Nudes – Your Questions is the first of a new series of articles for Artists & Illustrators to coincide with the publication of Painting the Nude in Oils, and is now available in the March 2015 issue. The colour … Continue reading

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Painting the Nude in Oils

Painting the Nude in Oils has now been published and is available to buy direct from The Crowood Press, booksellers and other specialist suppliers and gallery bookshops.      

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Painting the Nude in Oils – a preview

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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: Art@Clyde&Co Guildford

Here are a few installation shots of my group of still life paintings in the group exhibition at Clyde&Co Guildford. The exhibition continues until 17th August 2013. Art@Clyde&Co May 18 – August 17 2013 Clyde & Co Solicitors, 1 Stoke … Continue reading

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2012

It was a busy start to 2012 with the exhibition ‘Luxor: People & Places’ opening at the Petrie Museum UCL during the first week of the new year. The exhibition ran for four months and again it was wonderful to … Continue reading

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New ways with still life part III – Inspired by the Arts

The final installment of this three-part series on still-life painting is now available in the August 2012 issue of Artists & Illustrators. This article takes the theme ‘inspired by the arts’, and focuses on still life arrangements which include musical … Continue reading

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New ways with still life: part II – Suggestive portraits

The second part of my series ‘new ways with still life’ is now in the Summer 2012 issue of Artists & Illustrators. It discusses how to create ‘portraits’ of a sitter from a composition of carefully selected objects. The painting … Continue reading

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New ways with still life

In this first part of a new three-part series on still life painting, out now in the July issue of Artists & Illustrators magazine, ideas for developing visually interesting and thematic works, using more unusual subjects are explored.

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