All posts tagged: Painting

Oil Sketches

Anybody that knows me will know that now and again I struggle with confidence. This is particularly apparent when I’m painting, or more to the point, not painting. It’s about connection. Sometimes I ‘get’ the connection and everything buzzes along for a while. Other times, […]

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Someone I used to know

Feelings of sadness, loss and grief. Sitting on a hill. Unsettled. Held up only by this chalky grass-covered slope’s strength. Lifted into the sky. Crows and a Raven. The constant wind. Where is my friend? Where have you gone? I want the earth to bury […]

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Autumn 2020

Lockdown 2.0 has enabled me to get out and draw/paint (more than Lockdown 1.0 where work, homeschooling and parenting left no time for artwork). I’ve been feeling a lot of stress recently, and I think some of that is coming out in my reactions to […]

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Ancestors Watching

Acrylic and oil pastel on canvas (framed). 50 cm x 50 cm. From my recent exhibition ‘Interbeing’ at The Pound arts centre, Corsham. £395 + PP. Please contact me to express and interest in this item.

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Day Meets Night

I finished this 1.5m x 1m canvas earlier last year without intending to sell it, however it’s here for anyone who might be interested. It’s unframed. Painted from the top of Alton Barnes hill looking West towards Devizes. Contact me to discuss. JM

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Sheltering under a tree

Well, it was wet but a lovely day painting again. Finished this little tree.JM I’ve spent a little time getting back into observational painting: just so that I don’t lose the knack! I’ve been doing some small water colour sketches around the village where my […]

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Storm approaching over the village

These little houses were pink/purple against the oncoming storm. JM I’ve spent a little time getting back into observational painting: just so that I don’t lose the knack! I’ve been doing some small water colour sketches around the village where my studio is; so I’ll post […]

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Apple trees in blossom

These little trees were so magical in their full bloom, I just had to try and paint them. My first attempt was washed away by a sudden rain storm, but I came back and tried again. JM I’ve spent a little time getting back into observational […]

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Road down from my studio

I was looking for the colour ‘pop’ when I was painting this little sketch, and I was delighted when the sun hit a gorgeous Lilac in full bloom. JM I’ve spent a little time getting back into observational painting: just so that I don’t lose the […]

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