Tuesday, 1 March 2016

Recent Moodscapes

Here are a few recent moodscapes inspired by our recent visit to the Isle of Lewis.....

Monday, 29 February 2016


I made a welcome return to Arttutor.com this week and went to Liverpool to film two landscape tutorials for them. Here are the pieces that I produced in soft pastels and pastel pencils. I often feel like I struggle between making sense in words and concentrating on the pieces themselves. I was happy with the visual outcome of these and trust that after Jon has done his magic through the editing process, it will sound ok and make sense too! 

Monday, 21 September 2015

Refreshed Studio

Having stripped the Studio walls to take work to Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham for our 'Elements of Art & Soul' exhibition, I have refreshed my studio area...

Tuesday, 15 September 2015

Dance of the Waves

I have been showing my work at Staithes Arts festival this weekend and was talking about this series of paintings called 'Happenings'. I am tempted to leave them untitled because people bring such personal and independent responses to them. Having said that, 'Dance of the Waves' does suit this piece which has just found a new home following the festival.

Dance of the Waves

Sunday, 6 September 2015

The Source

I struggled to find the right title for this as it seemed like the end of the tunnel or journey and a new beginning or birth. I settled on 'the Source' which captures for me the place from which all things came and to which they will all return.

The Source

Friday, 4 September 2015

Wednesday, 26 August 2015


For some reason the title 'Harvest' came to me for this one. I think perhaps it's a painting about coming to spiritual fruition.