Open Studios 2016 – 21st to 30th May

Starting on Friday evening (20th May), I’ll be opening my studio as part of the 2016 Harleston & Waveney Art Trail. This year 25 artists will be opening their studios over the weekends of 21st/22nd and 28th/29th/30th May (including Bank holiday Monday). To download a complete pdf version of this year’s brochure with all the […]

Day 6!

I spent most of today at The River Waveney Study Centre (was The Otter Trust) at Earsham just outside Bungay. It’s a big site (with views wherever you turn) and I set up by the new hide overlooking the Scrape. This is where I will be putting my installation as part of the Waveney & […]

Two to the Power of Six (Days 4 and 5)

Some sunshine at last! Day 4. I set off on Day 4 to find somewhere near The Waveney. I’ve often driven the back roads near us in search of painting locations. This quiet little road junction is between Mendham and Homersfield. However, there are very few parking spots on these roads and I’d not noticed anywhere […]

Two to the Power of Six (Days 2 and 3)

For “earning a living” reasons, I was not able to make my Day 2 picture on Day 2 itself! The combination of a journey to Crewe after finishing painting on Day 1, then a day in a shopping centre followed by a return journey home late on Day 2 meant that it was just not […]

Two to the Power of Six (=64)

Today is the first day of my “64 pictures in 64 days” project! For each of the sixty four days leading up to my next birthday, I shall be creating a picture a day. Each picture will be 8″ x 8″ (do the math!) and for sale for the duration of the project (unframed + […]

I Found Paradise …

From 1st July until 30th September, my painting “Paradise Claimed” is on display at The Fisher Theatre, Bungay. Not just any old landscape painting – this one started as a capital “P” cut from a two foot square piece of plywood! It is one of the eight letters of the word “PARADISE” that has been […]

Some Special Dates in July

I had a great couple of weekends in the new studio with my second year as a member of Harleston & Waveney Art Trail. Here’s a photo of the display wall I’ve put on the back wall of the studio. Here I’ll be able to keep a permanent (but changing) show of small works. I’ve […]