Sunday, 27 November 2016

More trees

More outdoor drawings and more trees, unfinished ...

Outside in autumn

It's lovely to find an outdoor place to draw and paint, and the place where these trees were is in a garden called Hellens house in Herefordshire. As autumn is such a dramatic season, with extraordinary changes in colours and lighting and plant forms being revealed and things decaying, it is a good time to be outside.

Sunday, 30 October 2016


Preparing pages for a facsimile book for a year long study of Hellens Manor....

Thursday, 30 June 2016

Painting Backwards 4

With only fragments against blue, maybe there is a sense of movement, dust, particles, leaves, plants all moving

Painting Backwards 3

The additional of a gold-leaf bird changed the picture adding a more surreal tone