My First Forest Painting

My First Forest Painting

I recently (almost) completed my first forest painting. I’ve fallen in love with the Welsh forests since I’ve been down here. Brechfa, Crychan, Irfon, and Cwm Rhaeadr forests have become…
A Sense of Progress

A Sense of Progress

Painting has been a sporadic pursuit for me in the past. After a 20-year hiatus with my art, I started painting again in 2017 — trying acrylics for the first…
Black Mountain in Winter

Black Mountain in Winter

I must be on a roll. This is the first time I've done two paintings in one day. Once again, with the intention of trying to loosen my work up,…
Autumn Morning

Autumn Morning

In line with my desire to loosen up with my painting, I flew through this one this morning. My brief: use a wide flat brush, and finish it an hour.…
Loosening Up in 2019

Loosening Up in 2019

I’ve always painted with a firm ‘realism’ approach. Maybe it was something ingrained from school art lessons — with the most realistic work considered the best. I have an eye…
Summer at Rhossili Bay (sold)

Summer at Rhossili Bay (sold)

My exploration of painting small canvases with acrylics continues. Whilst I started this piece on New Year’s Eve, it’s technically my first finished painting of 2019. It's a more sparse…