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Create Harmony With Light

  Issue 5 of Paint and Draw magazine is now on sale. It includes a six page article by me on page 72 titled “Create harmony with light” illustrating how to construct and paint a street scene in watercolour. The … Continue reading

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Mayte in Black

I have just completed this commission of a watercolour of studies of the flamenco dancer Mayte Beltran. My clients had seen a small watercolour I had painted of Mayte last year wearing a red outfit and shawl when she performed … Continue reading

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Pastel of Las Negras

I was commissioned to paint this coastal scene in pastel by a British couple for their villa in the east of the Province of Almeria. The subject, of course, is very familiar to me but they particularly wanted soft sunlight … Continue reading

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Seductive

This pastel study has just won first prize in the on line art contest – “Seductive”. There were 333 entries. It is one of my first figure studies in pastel and the original has been sold to a collector in Canada. … Continue reading

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Selling paintings to Britain

I have just finished these two paintings of St. Just in Roseland church in Cornwall which were commissioned by a collector in England. The paintings are watercolours – image size 40cm x 30cm. Despite Brexit and the fall oil the value … Continue reading

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Irina – Winner of the latest FAA on line art contest – Dance any media.

  The fourth time my pastel of this dancer has won first prize in an on line art contest. This one “Dance – any media” has just finished. There were 487 entries. I did not inform any friends of my … Continue reading

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Las Nietas de Candelaria

My neighbour and yoga teacher, Candelaria asked me to paint portraits of her granddaughters, Alejandra and Maria. The medium is pastel which I prefer for portraits. I use Sennelier artists soft pastels on Sennelier pastel card. The original paintings are … Continue reading

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