In recent months printmaking has become rather difficult, so, in an attempt to keep my hand in and maybe develop new skills, I have been taking part in plein air sessions with my local art society friends. It began as Continue reading A New Departure
The Home Ground exhibition has now closed and I am delighted to say that it raised some £1750 for the Disasters Emergency Committee, a donation combining art sales and donations from individuals visiting the exhibition in Walden and online. Thank Continue reading Result!
So, it is now more than half way through 2022 and finally, the Home Ground series of prints is coming to fruition. Started before lockdown in 2020 it has faltered again and again but the offer of an exhibition slot Continue reading Home Ground
Probably the most eloquent entry here would be a blank space to represent all those cancelled exhibitions and my strange inability to produce work when confined to home with hours of time on my hands. Fortunately for my sanity my Continue reading 2020 summed up!
Last year was one of contrasts, a good beginning with four prints inspired by Mozart’s opera The Magic Flute, which gained me entry to the Cambridge Drawing Society in their Spring Exhibition, followed by a bout of ill health which Continue reading 2019 Summed up
Cambridge Original Printmakers Biennale.….at the Pitt Building, Cambridge.This show finishes in Saturday September 29th. I have been very pleased to be part of it, the set up was great and the opening days very busy with lots of sales. Thank Continue reading Cambridge Original Printmakers 2018
Having embarked on the series of prints inspired by Winterreise I had to turn my attention in early spring to an exhibition at The Exchange Gallery Saffron Walden. I had applied to exhibit there hoping to get a date later Continue reading The Turning Year
At the start of 2018 I am contemplating in very positive mood the beginning of a series of prints inspired by Schubert’s great song cycle Die Winterreise (The Winter Journey). This project has been a long time coming and is Continue reading New for 2018
This year I have been working on the last three prints of the Flights of Fancy series. It is all a bit arbitrary but I have decided to end the series with a print inspired by Emily Dickinson’s poem Hope Continue reading The Last birds
Very chuffed to receive another Top Twenty award at COAX again this year, this time for my Twa Corbies. The print will be on display at The Babylon Gallery, Ely for most of December. Also delighted to be invited to Continue reading Top Twenty