Calendar Art Journal Project – September

Wow, September is nearly over and I’ve only just managed to complete this month’s calendar art journal page. It was inspired by autumn colours, leaves falling to the ground, that rich golden sunshine that seems to permeate the air at this time of year. I love autumn, it’s a time of change and anticipation for…

Painting a colourful little bird :)

I recently finished painting this little bird on a canvas I found in a new store that opened up nearby. I was inspired to paint it after seeing photos of the Pink Necked Green Pigeon on a nature website. The watch me paint video includes a brief trip to the Victoria and Albert Museum in…

Watercolour sketch

I recently finished a Life Book 2015 watercolour sketch, I had great fun making this as I hardly ever use my watercolours and pencils. But will try to do so more in future. I also made a fast forward video, and started a canvas painting of a Pink Necked Green Pigeon :)

New painting: The Goddess Morrigan

I painted the Celtic goddess Morrigan as part of a Life Book lesson on mythical beings, she is a shape shifting goddess who can appear as a crow or with a crow. I also made a speed paint video below.

Morning Walks – Dragons or Griffins?

I’ve been walking between Charing Cross train station in London and my workplace since February, initially as part of a health kick it has now become a habit that I look forward to every week day. Mostly because of the rich history of the area as depicted in the many styles of architecture and architectural…