View  Most of the Original Riverside paintings…

View Most of the Original Riverside paintings…

View most of the Riverside Paintings at the Crome Gallery, Elm Hill, Norwich. These were painted when the old riverside buildings were really derelict and in need of repair. They were former textile warehouses, a former paper mill, a converted flour mill and...
Fine Art Prints

Fine Art Prints

Watercolour and oil prints These started out as a way of obtaining an image of a painting that had been sold, but which was as good a copy as possible. archival quality in fact. They are supposed to be colourfast and last for 70 years, but I don’t know anyone...
Painting in Provence

Painting in Provence

This was a wonderful painting workshop with Julian Merrow Smith- – to paint directly from the subject, outdoors( and indoors with still life). But the main feature was painting SMALL with a limited range of colours. Some of these were quick drying alkyd oil...
Small Oils

Small Oils

These evolved after Provence. Although I do sometimes  paint small e.g. “fields at Itteringham”  and “Cows by a dyke”, its usually in the studio with about 6 paintings on the go at the same time. The great advantage of “small”...
Sketching en plein air in pen and wash

Sketching en plein air in pen and wash

This is a favourite medium for me as it is so direct. A pen line is so immediate and positive (even if it is in the wrong place and unalterable). Nothing gets in the way of your response to what you’re looking at. Its a bit “seat of the pants” but...