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Panarama sketch view...

You have to bare all when using watercolour on cartridge paper: sketch view looking across Peterchurch towards the Brecon Beacons. Sketchbook size 140 x 210mm on medium weight cartridge.


Posted on 24 April 2022

Sketching in the Forest...

Watercolour over pencil in 190 x 280mm sketchbook on 90Ib Canson Aquarelle NOT


Posted on 29 March 2022

Pine trees ...

on the Ornamental Lake on Southampton Common. Watercolour over pencil with gouache highlights from photos taken mid-morning a few weeks ago. Image size 270 x 250mm on 140Ib Arches cold pressed.  

Posted on 18 March 2022

A gathering of...

New Forest ponies from photographs taken during the early autumn 2021. There were about a dozen ponies in this herd which galloped past whilst we were sketching, fortunately giving us a wide berth! Watercolour painting on 140Ib Arches. Image size 300 x 480mm

Posted on 03 March 2022

New Forest trees #1

Watercolour showing four stages of a view of silver fir trees in the New Forest from photographs taken last autumn. Image size 290 x 410mm on stretched 140Ib Saunders Waterford NOT surface.

Posted on 03 February 2022

Here's something different...

A digital artwork created in Photoshop as a demonstration piece for computer games students. Before I retired from teaching I started to learn digital illustration using Photoshop. I don't like working on a screen for very long but enjoyed creating this artwork.

Posted on 18 January 2022

Here's a recent commission...

showing a view of a delightful bridge in the grounds of a French château. Watercolour, image size 245 x 332mm on 140Ib Arches NOT.


Posted on 12 January 2022

Unfinished sketch...

from May 2019 when travel plans and events could be adhered to and, to most people, zoom was a sound effect! Chipping Campden is a market town in the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England. It is notable for its terraced High Street, dating from the 14th century to the 17th century. A5 sketchbook on 140Ib Saunders Waterford paper.


Posted on 09 January 2022


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