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Latest Painting – Late Night Deliberation The latest figurative oil painting in my series ‘Romantic Pursuits’. She’s created on a 91cm x 61cm stretched cotton canvas using a knife – See my ARTIST’S STATEMENT for details how. The chiaroscuro technique, minimalist background and dim lighting adds to the atmosphere without distracting from the subject. The lady …

Latest Painting – Time to Reflect Here’s the fifth fine art figurative oil painting in my series entitled ‘Romantic Pursuits’ three of which have sold already. She’s created on a 91cm x 61cm stretched cotton canvas using a knife – See my ARTIST’S STATEMENT for details how. The chiaroscuro technique, minimalist background and dim lighting adds to …

Art Event Night in Reading Here’s the photo’s from a recent corporate art event night held in the exclusive Private Members Lounge in the Corn Stores, Reading in March. This was an open invite ‘Bottomless Prosecco’ event organised by The Corn Stores. Most of the attendees had not painted since high school, none had ever …

Figurative Painting – Whiskey Neat Here’s the fourth fine art figurative oil painting in my series entitled ‘Romantic Pursuits’ though three have now sold already. I had a dream We were sipping whiskey neat… She’s created on a 91cm x 61cm stretched cotton canvas using a knife – See my ARTIST’S STATEMENT for details how. …

New Artwork – Cheers: Created on a 51cm x 61cm stretched cotton canvas using a knife – See my ARTIST’S STATEMENT for details how. The chiaroscuro technique, minimalist background and dim lighting adds to the atmosphere without distracting from the subject. Perfect for when you and your gentlemen friends have a few glasses of whiskey …

Here’s the photo’s from a recent corporate art event night held in the exclusive Private Members Lounge in the Corn Stores, Reading on 11 March 2020. This was a Team Building Event organised by the office manager and her employees had no idea what it was about prior to the event. Most of the attendees …

New Painting – In the Midnight Hour Here’s the third fine art figurative oil painting in my new series entitled ‘Romantic Pursuits’. She’s created using a knife, as is my trademark style, in two layers to allow the sweeping knife strokes of the black background to influence the foreground subject knife strokes. The chiaroscuro technique, …

Fine Art Oil Painting – Looking for Love Here’s the first fine art figurative oil painting in a new series entitled ‘Romantic Pursuits’. It’s created using a knife, as is my trademark style, in two layers to allow the sweeping knife strokes of the black background to influence the foreground subject knife strokes. The chiaroscuro …

New Artwork Painting – Nightcap Here’s my latest fine art figurative oil painting and the second in a new series. It’s created using a knife, as is my trademark style, in two layers to allow the sweeping knife strokes of the black background to influence the foreground subject knife strokes. The chiaroscuro technique, minimalist background …

Fine Art Event Nights – An Introduction to Knife Painting A series of creative practical live workshop classes using acrylic paints where I give a live demonstration, explaining the process along the way, in detail, step by step, and provide individual support to attendees. All conducted in a relaxed atmosphere with refreshments available. Select an …

An unveiling of my “Sax in the City” series in my studio before they shortly go to a gallery in Leeds. It’s great to see them all together, on display. The passion. The Emotion. This makes me feel like I’m in a New Orléans Jazz bar, and I am treated for my own private performance. …

Well, I’ve finally finished my Sax in the City series, at long last! A project of six saxy oil paintings that took six months to complete. Phew… They are all oil paintings on stretched 61cm x 91cm canvas, created entirely using a knife, on a common theme of soulful, melodic, freestyle sax players… All in …