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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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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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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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Exhibition: Figureworks 2

FIGUREWORKS 2 An exhibition of life and portrait painting After their successful inaugural exhibition last year, figureworks will be exhibiting once again at the Chequer Mead Arts Centre, East Grinstead, from 13th September to the 24th September 2013. The artists … Continue reading

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Drawing the Nude at West Dean

A productive time was spent at West Dean College last weekend when I returned to teach life drawing. Throughout this intensive course students worked from the life model and experimented and worked through a number of drawing techniques. Each student … Continue reading

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Art For All – Medici Gallery

I have two etchings included in Art for All a new exhibition at Medici Gallery. The etching In the Life Room will be showing alongside one of my Egyptian Portrait drypoints Aza. The exhibition opens on 6th December and runs … Continue reading

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A Weekend of Life Drawing at West Dean

Last weekend I returned to West Dean College to teach an intensive course of life drawing. This course enabled students to work from the life model and use and experiment with a wide variety of drawing techniques throughout the weekend … Continue reading

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A Week at West Dean

Escaping the festivities of last weekend I headed down to a rather wet West Dean College to embark on a week of tutoring two courses, Life painting – the sustained pose, and life drawing – line, tone and form. These … 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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