The first in a strictly non-sequential series…. Advertisements Continue reading A clear view of the stage….
It’s been nearly three years since I took up oil painting for the first time and inevitably a number of my pictures have been of Fulham and … Continue reading From Fulham to Putney in paintings
I haven’t put any of my efforts up on the blog recently, as it has been quicker just to upload them directly to my Tumblr page, … Continue reading Outdoor Scenes and Pop Culture: Some recent paintings
I will be putting some new pictures up on the blog soon, but in the meantime I have gone with a new theme for my art tumblr – see what you think. I put all my stuff up there – good and bad – just after I have finished it, plus the occasional work in progress. It takes a short while to load but shows all the pictures on one page – eventually. To get there just click the image on the left. Continue reading Art Tumblr
I thought I’d post the end product of an painting I finished just this week, as I haven’t posted much so far this year. It’s an oil on canvas 24″x 20″ that was done from a photo that I took whilst at the ASI conference in Venice last November. We arrived via a water taxi just as the sun was setting and the main dome you can see is the Santa Maria della Salute, which sits near the bottom of the Grand Canal. Arguably this rounds off a trio of paintings of sunset over water – the first two I posted … Continue reading Sunset over Venice and Boston – Three Oils
This isn’t an art course project but something I did at home as I continue to learn how to use oils.. I was stuck for something … Continue reading Art Project 5: The Wire – Hamsterdam and The Baltimore Sun
One of the projects in the Autumn term of my art course was to choose a ‘classic’ painting and attempt to reproduce it. the brief … Continue reading Project 4: Caravaggio