The Lake Petworth Park Sussex
I did the pastel on visits to Petworth Park travelling by train and bus from Twickenham.I sat in the shade of an ancient tree possibly from Turner's days.I was inspired…
Morning Glories with Thames view
I grew these lovely flowers from seed in pots in my balcony and placed them on my window sill with the view of the river beyond.
Auricula Primulas with Prismatic colours
I love these flowers with their beautiful yellow centres and velvety petals in rich colours. i painted the prismatic colours by placing cut glass in bottles in sunlight.
Grey man, work train home
i did this just before my "John and Mary" series experimenting with ways to express my view of life. I worked in various tedious jobs myself to pay bills and…
St Mary's Harbour Scilly Isles
I did this watercolour from the window of a room i rented overlooking the harbour with the delightful plants ,agapanthus and aeonium in the foreground. I found the room by…
Oriental Lillies with Moroccan cloth
I painted these lovely flowers from life looking down on them so that i could study the whole flower with their exotic red and white petals and long stamens. The…
Pink Auricula Primulas
i painted these striking flowers from life. I bought the narrow canvas to emphasise the long stemmed flowers.
Pink Primroses with Muslin Cloth
i loved the delicate pink petals with the darker circular centres, and was fascinated that the plant had yellow flowers too.
I did this small nude from life when i went through an abstract phase
The Hogsmill River Kingston
i saw this river with it's wavy water weeds nearly everyday when i did Fine Art at Kingston University. The weeds moved constantly with the current and changed colour with…
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