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Atelier Figure Painting


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A classical life painting of a nude

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1 October 2015

I have been so busy with exhibitions and commissions that I have neglecting my blog. So I thought I’d write about my journey in learning to paint from a life model in a classical style.
I attend a variety of artist run life drawing and painting sessions at the WASPS…

Oil painted portrait


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Painting from Life

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10 February 2014

For much of my painting work now, I use reference photographs for a number of reasons. For my cityscapes, I can record detail and colour information that I don’t have time to capture when on a short holiday in an exotic location.  When you only have 4 days in…


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Spring Fling at Axolotl

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8 April 2011

The Last Roses of Summer, oil on canvas, 24 x 30cm

It has been a quiet year on the Art world front so far, but everything seems to be happening at once, now that the first fourishes of Spring are in the air. After my successful show, Fire…