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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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Focus on line – Life drawing: 1

Focus on line is the first of a two-part series on drawing from a life model, which is in this months issue (February 2012) of the Artist. This article discusses different approaches and ways of using line when working from … Continue reading

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Egyptian Portraits II – Autumn 2011

It has been a great pleasure to once again spend some time back in Luxor away from the hectic pace of London life, to make some new portrait drawings of friends while drinking endless cups of mint tea. The majority … Continue reading

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