Molding Pastes

Molding Pastes

Molding pastes have been around for quite some time now, but not everyone knows what to do with them.  With this in mind, I've come up with the painting shown here.  It is difficult to appreciate the texture underneath the layers of brightly coloured acrylic...

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The importance of Art in these Times

The importance of Art in these Times

 I  sincerely  hope  as  read  this, all is well and that you are keeping yourselves uplifted and spirits high in this unusual situation we find ourselves in.  So much has changed since I last wrote to you and it is good to remind...

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2020 Here we come!

2020 Here we come!

Hi Everyone I hope that you are all well as we step into a fresh year.   Each year brings the opportunity for us to do those these things we’ve always wanted to, visit new places or it may be to say things to those near and dear to you.  Whatever it is,...

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Each Medium has it’s Gift

Each Medium has it’s Gift

Each medium has it’s gift that the other mediums do not.  For example, oil requires small amounts of paint to achieve excellent effects and has a richness of texture and colour, almost a luminous/silky quality that I have not discovered elsewhere.  Having...

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Autumn’s Abundant Arrival!

Autumn’s Abundant Arrival!

Hi Everyone I trust you are all well as we travel into the Autumn months heading towards Winter.  The trees have turned and are now wearing their coats of many colours and there is an abundance of berries on the Isle of Wight this year ready to feed our feathered...

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Nearly Summer

Nearly Summer

I’m writing this just before we set off for the Residential Painting Holiday in Southern France tomorrow.  I feel that by writing now, you’ll all be travelling along with us and of course, various photos are posted on Facebook.  The van is fortunately...

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