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Two new works in Progress

The photos on my previous Blog post were close-ups from a new version of The Kiss, after Klimt. Well done to those of you who guessed correctly! I really enjoy recreating Klimt patterns – he had such a wonderfully unique … Continue reading

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New Work in Progress

A couple of close-ups from my current piece. Can you guess what I’m making??  

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Happy New Year!

Here on January 1st, I’m pondering what this new year will bring…  will we finally see an end to the wretched Covid pandemic and a return to socialising and travelling freely? (Fingers and toes crossed!) Despite the pandemic (or maybe … Continue reading

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Re-Recycling

When I finish a work, I know instantly if it ‘works’.  So when a work doesn’t sell, I know there’s something about it that’s a bit ‘off’, even if I can’t pinpoint what it is. Sometimes it just lacks the … Continue reading

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Stunning Work by Young Students in Australia

I had an email today from a teacher at Bilambil Public School, New South Wales, Australia, sending me images of art works completed by her class. I was absolutely blown away by them! The class of Year 5/6 children have … Continue reading

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New Sunflowers Finished

The new Sunflowers is finished – always a joy to make. I’ve just delivered it to be framed and then it will be going to Words and Pictures Gallery, Teignmouth. Next up is a commission of a Chameleon – lots … Continue reading

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Shipping the Fabulous Beasts

The packaging process – if you’re lucky you may find a free cat with your artwork – Can you spot our cat (Zebedee) “helping”?!  

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Frida Revised (very slightly)

Subtle changes to eyebrow and ear on the left – but I’m happy now! Before and after images:

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Just Because

I’ve started work on a new Sunflowers, after Van Gogh. I know it’s an image I’ve recreated many times but I never tire of it. There are several reasons for making another one: I recently gave the wrong measurements for … Continue reading

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New Frida – almost complete

This week, I thought I’d finished the latest commission of Frida Kahlo. However, having taken a photograph, I can now see a couple of things which need last minute ‘tweaks’. It’s fascinating that I very often notice details in a … Continue reading

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