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Losing your Way

Have you encountered a block like writers block but with your making? What did you do about it?

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My Changing Role as an Artist

Over the three years of degree – and particularly these past two – my role and practice as an artist has changed enormously, and in this post, I want to examine how and why it has, and how it will […]

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Please Vote for my June Art Contest Entries

My June Boldbrush Art Contest entries feature the poster girl for my upcoming exhibition plus two others from my Floral Delights collection to keep her company – I’d be delighted if you could vote for one or any number of […]

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My May Boldbrush Art Contest Entries

In keeping with the theme of my exhibition here at The Steadings Gallery, I’ve entered three of my mixed media Shop Front paintings for the May BoldBrush Art Contest. I’ve created these paintings using collage as a base layer and then painting […]

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Matisse: Pattern & Illusion

The sheer scope of Matisse’s paintings fascinate me, so it was a delight to enrol in an online School of Painting course to really apply my brain to learn more. Taught by Alice Mumford, whose passion is interior and still life work, […]

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What The Metaverse?!

Recently The Metaverse has been bothering me. There’s a lot of chat about it in Virtual Reality circles, but I think scaring people with suggestions of strangers in vibrating pants is a bit alarmist. We need more good people in The Metaverse. Please join the good guys.

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My April Boldbrush Art Contest Entries

I’ve entered three of my Shetland charcoal landscapes for the April Boldbrush Art Contest. As you may know, these charcoals were drawn on gorgeously textured hand-made paper during my recent residency on Shetland. Whenever I was out and about on […]

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Blog post n. i dont know anymore

The first side of my painting has been critiqued in our last university critique. The painting was overally apprecciated and lead to people having various thoughts about it. From reading my notes from that day, the fact that I painted […]

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Towards the Skerries, Shetland

It was still and sunny when Buttercup the Beetle and I parked up. We positioned ourselves so that I could see everything clearly, and within minutes the heavens opened and Buttercup was being rocked gently by a not-so-gentle gust. Looking […]

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