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Two tawny owls in ink and watercolour

Tawnies are lovely to paint – it’s all about those eyes! So, when I was asked to paint a pair on canvas to go live in a barn conversion, I jumped at the chance. Having discussed it with their soon-to-be … Continue reading

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Pheasants

I have been wanting to paint a pair of fighting pheasants on canvas for a while, but it will be quite a challenge and I keep putting it off. So, today I bit the bullet (slightly). Having been doing lots … Continue reading

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Happy new year!

I am still working on my new year’s resolutions – something about walking 10,000 steps a day and some art related ones, of course…. painting every day perhaps? Not getting stuck in a rut? How about you? Any good resolution … Continue reading

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Otterly fun

I haven’t painted an otter for quite some time, so it was the day to rectify this oversight. I wanted to do something a little different from before and decided an otter sticking his head round a rock to see … Continue reading

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Trying to make up for the lack of blogging!

Here’s a commission I did on canvas. I have sent it off by courier today: I do not like painting animals’ tongues – they end up looking like there is a naked mole rat in its mouth…. Also black animals … Continue reading

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Move over darling – mega cows – the finished article

It stopped raining for about five minutes today, so here is the final photo of the cows: And I couldn’t resist this picture of Mr C studiously ignoring the prickly feeling you get on the back of your neck when … Continue reading

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Mega cows!

I was very fortunate to have been given some big canvases. While discussing my experiments with watercolour on canvas, a friend said casually, that she had some big canvases she would never use and would I like them? Naturally, I … Continue reading

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