Be compassionate … with yourself

I had a tough painting day today. I had high hopes of getting on with a commission job so I started with an oil pastel sketch to see how the land lay.… Read More →

Kittiwakes on a ledge

Kittiwakes at the Baltic Flour Mill, Newcastle

It’s great to go to Newcastle. I never get bored with walking around and taking in the atmosphere and that wonderful accent of the people you meet. Arriving on the… Read More →

Cassons framers, Tervuren

Joel Scharlach in his framing studio

Had a great morning this week with Joel at Cassons framers in Tervuren. He’s framing a couple of pieces for me for the upcoming Artiestentour 2017 at the end of… Read More →

Siouï, Porteur de Lumière

SiOuï lamp design

A good friend of mine and creator of stylistic lamps and lampshades and I are teaming up in a design collaboration. We’ll be working together to create a line of… Read More →

Exciting news: Artiestentour Tervuren 2017!

That’s it, I’ve taken the plunge! I’ve signed up for the artiestentour 2017 in Tervuren. Every year artists in Tervuren open their studio doors to all art lovers over the… Read More →

Spume and spindrift

Susan's waves

A friend of mine named these paintings tonight. I like to get feedback from friends. In fact I’ll happily take feedback from anyone on my art. It’s up to me… Read More →

“The artist creates the space for people to stop and think about life. “

My good friend Sebastian Urlica, interviewed me about my approach to art and has posted the result on his graphic design website [his portfolio]. He’s a guy who is always searching and… Read More →

Feathers on the Wall

Feathers on the Wall

Thanks to my customer for allowing me to post this photo of my finished Indian Ink painting of feathers. It’s a piece of work he instantly fell in love with… Read More →

Another Happy Customer!

Customer showing his purchase framed and on the wall

Another happy customer has sent me a message showing how my painting looks framed and on the wall. I’m really pleased and excited to share this as a happy customer… Read More →