Monthly Archives: March 2013

Back to the Saturday Gallery 30 March – 28 April

Where does time go? Gosh, what a few weeks it’s been. About three weeks ago my father had a stroke. Luckily, it appears to be relatively minor, but has left him with his speech rather mangled and struggling with reading … Continue reading

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Pen and wash

I like pen and wash, as I enjoy the structure the drawing gives and the freedom that delivers to use watercolour. I think it is important not simply to colour in your drawing but to add more, so that the … Continue reading

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We’re all going to the zoo, zoo, zoo!

I have a personal rule, which is I don’t paint animals I have not encountered – generally cows, pigs and cats are my thing. I need to express how they make me feel and try to capture more than their … Continue reading

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