Monday, 28 May 2018

Some new landscapes.








I've been trying to catch the Spring and especially the blossom this year. It all happens very fast and if the weather is bad or if it is very windy it can be easy to miss it but this year everything has come together and the weather has been good!!! More to come.....

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Drawings from The British Museum

Went to London last week and took a lot of photos in the British Museum which I am developing into a series of drawings I'm calling Encountering History





Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Trip to Australia

Just been on a four week trip to Thailand and Australia - I've seen some amazing natural places and have struggled to respond to variety of habitat... here are some of the results.
On the beach on Koh Jum Thailand

Koi Carp in the pond at Jim Thompson's House in Bangkok

Jim Thompson's House

Sleepers on the plane

Melbourne from the Botanical Gardens

Sandy beach near Wilson's Promontory

Massive boulders on the prom

Fairy Cove on Wilson's Promontory


Quick sketch of the surfing festival at Noosa Heads

Beach on Fraser Island

Temperate rain forest on Fraser Island

More temperate forest



Overlooking Lake Baroon

The Glass House Mountains


Coollum Beach



The Ho Tun Dumpling House in Melbourne

Botanical Gardens in Melbourne

Dubai Airport

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Some new still lives

It's cold outside and I have been painting indoors. Will get out soon...... I hope!!






Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Building sites

Paintings based on drawings of a building site. I like the way the scaffolding forms a grid into which the figures fit