New Commission

I’ve been commissioned to paint a couple of pictures for friends of ours who are opening a restaurant. All the food is local – even the crockery is made by a potter near by. I’ve chosen to do four paintings of which they can choose […]

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October Painting

It feels like I’m really discovering how I want to paint. This image (#1) is the start. It feels right to me: not too descriptive, not too abstract. What’s interesting is that the painting came to a point of ‘failure’ in my mind, just before it […]

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The Sheds

It’s been an amazing summer. I’ve spent lots of time with my partner and our 5-year-old son out and about. A couple of weeks in Cornwall gave me a much needed grounding and some real inspiration to bring back to Wiltshire. Some of the landscapes […]

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Exploring Zen Landscapes

I’ve just spent a short while out, walking in the rain, noticing and allowing paint to form shapes and colours of the landscape on paper. No pressure, just letting it all flow naturally. Some of the paper has little ‘inclusions’ (seed, dirt, etc.) which I […]

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