Two Cloudscapes

With all the technical aspects of painting going round my head this weekend, I wanted to paint something simple to keep up my momentum without…

Busy Behind the Scenes

I’ve been a little quiet on here and on my Instagram account recently. But I’ve still been busy. I recently created a Facebook page for…

Aspiring to Realism

I’m now in the final stages of my Llyn y Fan Fach panorama painting. I took it off the wall after a couple of weeks’…

Another Two New Paintings

While Storm Ciara raged outside, I had a productive Sunday in the studio starting not one, but two new paintings. After finishing the blocking-in stage…

Painting Large

Until now, my Llyn y Fan Fach painting was the largest I’ve painted. However, I recently took delivery of a load of large canvases in…

A Time Tracking App for Artists

I couldn’t find a dedicated Android time tracking app for artists on the Google Play store. As an artist, I like to use a time…

East From Amroth – Colour Study

Back in early 2018, I had a real thing for the coast. I made several trips to Welsh coastal areas including Amroth, Tenby, Ferryside, and…

Llyn y Fan Fach Panoramic

I first visited Llyn y Fan Fach 10 years ago and was in awe of its scale, beauty and incredible tranquillity. This is the first…

Llyn y Fan Fach Colour Study

I was pretty downbeat about yesterday morning’s painting fail. Yes, I learnt a lot from it but situations like this do knock my confidence as…

Enthusiasm Gets the Better of Me

Painting is a continuous learning process – especially now I’m working with oil paints again. I’m still figuring out the best ways to work through…