The Twelve Months of Christmas – Day 2 February’s Noisy Woodpecker

The Twelve Months of Christmas – Day 2 February’s Noisy Woodpecker

26th December 2015

February’s Noisy Woodpecker, Original Silk Painting, Framed size 30 x 30 cm £95 including P&P – Limited Edition Prints Available – Buy Now Happy Boxing Day! Today I’m looking ahead to February. February is the time when the greater spotted woodpeckers start to announce their presence and find a mate by drumming, usually on dead […]

The Twelve Months of Christmas – Day 1 January’s Frosty Morning

The Twelve Months of Christmas – Day 1 January’s Frosty Morning

25th December 2015

January’s Frosty Morning, Original Silk Painting, Framed size 30 x 30 cm £95 including P&P – Limited Edition Prints Available – Buy Now Happy Christmas! Hope you are having a lovely day. As promised I am undertaking a slightly different project for the twelve days of Christmas this year. Each day I will be looking […]

Duck and Bollard – Maidenhead and Me

Duck and Bollard – Maidenhead and Me

2nd October 2015

  Duck and Bollard, Original Silk Painting, Mounted and framed in white overall size 60 x 80 cm I was surprised, delighted and honoured to be awarded 1st prize in the Maidenhead Civic Society art competition ‘Maidenhead and Me’ for my painting ‘Duck and Bollard’. Here’s me receiving my prize from Home Secretary the Rt […]

Operation Wallacea

Operation Wallacea

22nd May 2015

  Sea Turtles, Original Silk Painting, 60 x 80 cm   Thanks so much to everyone who has visited me at Reading Contemporary Art Fair, Henley Arts Trail and Caversham Arts Trail over the last few weeks and welcome to new email subscribers 🙂 My son Elliot, who is 16, is working with a charity […]

Cookham Festival Open Air Painting Competition

Cookham Festival Open Air Painting Competition

13th May 2015

  Last week I took part in the Cookham Festival 2015 Open Air Painting Competition. It was great fun trying to paint outside in quite challenging weather conditions and I really enjoyed helping out with hanging the exhibition at the Odney Club.

The Cobb, Lyme Regis

The Cobb, Lyme Regis

17th April 2015

  The Cobb, Lyme Regis – Original Silk Painting – Framed Size 60 x 80 cm – SOLD Limited Edition Prints Available – Click Here to Visit the Online Shop   I was recently commissioned by some very lovely ladies to paint a view of Lyme Regis Cobb from Langmoor Gardens. This reminded me of […]

The Thames from Richmond Hill

The Thames from Richmond Hill

9th March 2015

  The Thames from Richmond Hill, Original Silk Painting, 40 x 50 cm   Options Framed Original Silk Painting £360.00 GBPFramed Limited Edition Print 40 x 50 cm £130.00 GBPMounted Limited Edition Print 40 x 50 £89.00 GBP  

The Rivals – the hummingbird and the bee

The Rivals – the hummingbird and the bee

27th February 2015

  The Rivals, Original Silk Painting, framed size 40 x 40 cm This little hummingbird has spotted someone else after his nectar 🙂

Thames Eyots at Cliveden

Thames Eyots at Cliveden

27th February 2015

Thames Eyots at Cliveden, Original Silk Painting, framed size 70 x 70 cm I’ve had so many requests to paint this view again that I’ve given into the pressure. People have been so kind about the first painting ‘View Across the Thames from Cliveden’ that I was concerned that a second painting of the same […]

Battersea Power Station by Night

Battersea Power Station by Night

27th February 2015

  Battersea by Night, Original Silk Painting, framed size 100 x 50 cm There is an incredible amount of building work going on beside the Thames in London at the moment. This is a bit of a new adventure into cityscapes for me but I couldn’t resist all those cranes on a beautiful early evening. […]

Valentine’s Lovebirds

Valentine’s Lovebirds

4th February 2015

  The Lovebirds Original Silk Painting, 40 x 40 cm Options Framed Original Silk Painting £225.00 GBPFramed Limited Edition Print £95.00 GBPMounted Limited Edition Print £55.00 GBP Yes I know I’ve gone a bit mushy for Valentine’s Day 🙂 Make the most of it – it only happens once a year! Hope you all have […]

The Twelve Days of Christmas Day 12

The Twelve Days of Christmas Day 12

5th January 2015

On the Twelfth Day of Christmas My True Love Gave To Me… Twelve Ducks-a-Whistling Original Silk Painting, 20 x 20 cm, SOLD – Limited Edition Prints Available Buy Now Well here it is…the final painting in the series! I loved these colourful ducks as soon as I saw them but have to admit I didn’t know what breed they […]

The Twelve Days of Christmas Day 11

The Twelve Days of Christmas Day 11

4th January 2015

On the Eleventh Day of Christmas My True Love Gave To Me… Eleven Foolish Flamingos Original Silk Painting, 20 x 20 cm £80 incl P&P – Buy Now A very long time ago I used to work for Bird’s Eye Walls, and at their offices in Walton-on-Thames they used to have flamingos in a courtyard […]

The Twelve Days of Christmas Day 10

The Twelve Days of Christmas Day 10

3rd January 2015

On the Tenth Day of Christmas My True Love Gave To Me…   Ten Trees Reflecting Original Silk Painting, 20 x 20 cm,SOLD – Limited Edition Prints Available- Buy Now I’m a bit later posting today and that’s because I’ve really struggled with this one. I fancied a change from the birds and thought I’d […]

The Twelve Days of Christmas Day 9

The Twelve Days of Christmas Day 9

2nd January 2015

On the Ninth Day of Christmas My True Love Gave To Me…   Nine Summery Seagulls Original Silk Painting, 20 x 20 cm, SOLD – Limited Edition Prints Available- Buy Now January can be a long cold month so here’s something to get you looking forward to your summer holiday. Oooh can’t wait for those summer […]