After an incredibly hot wander around the old town of Muscat in the searing 40 degree heat, here are a few water colour and ink sketches of what I saw today.
A few friends and I went off to the countryside for the weekend to dress up like a shooting themed episode of Downton Abbey, go on long walks, and drink in cozy pubs. It was a success. Here’s what we got up to, in watercolour and then watercolour and ink sketches. Salisbury Cathedral: The old […]
I just got back from a VERY enjoyable weekend in Salisbury. I’ll post a full description of it very soon, but in the meantime, here are a couple of preview sketches of what I saw. The fireplace in my new favourite pub ever, The Haunch of Venison: View of Salisbury Cathedral from across the River […]
I love painting chickens. I have no idea why. I don’t like chickens, I don’t even like eating them all that much. But there is something very satisfying about sitting down and painting them pecking at lemons. An old friend asked if I could do some new ones for Christmas presents, and here is the […]
Here are some friendly chicken paintings! All are acrylic and india ink, and are either or board or canvas. 30.5 cm x 15.5cm on board 30.5 cm x 15.5cm on board 25.5 cm x 20cm on stretched canvas 25.5 cm x 20cm on stretched canvas 25.5 cm x 20cm on flat canvas 18 cm x […]
Nothing like a tight deadline to get the painting thing off to a good start! Every year William Allen High School in Allentown, PA has a fundraising art show to raise money for the Allen Art Academy. The Academy is one of the BEST programs for nourishing and encouraging artistic development for teenagers, and allows […]