Friday, December 23

Woodland Path

I've painted this scene before but wanted to do another sketch as I had paint still on the palette. 

Thursday, December 22

Brittany Broad Walk

6x6 Oil on board
It's a great feeling to walk along broad woodland paths surrounded by dazzling golden dancing droplets of sunshine. I've walked Yvon's woods for a number of years now and have only once come across another person other than Yvon or a close friend. It's so peaceful and tranquil. I love the place.

Thursday, December 8

On Golden Pond

I started this some time ago and decided against the subject matter and put it to one side. As I've painted a few ducks recently, I thought I'd re-visit and finish it off. Knowing me, I'll continue to tinker with it.

Wednesday, December 7


This is the larger version of the small study I painted earlier in the year. I enjoyed the freedom of painting larger and may even go bigger as this particular scene isn't out of my system yet.

Monday, December 5


While dashing around London to follow my son in the marathon a few years ago, this starlet caught my eye as she was being photographed going into the BAFTA awards. I stopped and took a picture. She must have thought I was official because she smiled for another.
This is my first attempt at a portrait.

Thursday, December 1

Paris in Pink

Paris in Pink 6x6 inches. Oil on Board. I painted this scene in 2012 entitled Impressions of Paris but it came out very dull. I&...