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Thank you to visitors of my Worcestershire Open Studios

Thank you to all of you who visited me at Worcestershire Open Studios this year. It was lovely to see old friends and to welcome new visitors. Thank you too for your kind comments and interest and for coming out on one of the hottest days of the year. The most popular...

Ready for Worcestershire Open Studios this weekend

I will be taking part in Worcestershire Open Studios this weekend. Sweet Peas in a blue glass vase is just one of a number of new paintings on show in my home.  We look forward to welcoming visitors. Details of the event can be found at...

Latest Painting on Gold Leaf

Rockii Peony Oil painting on gold leaf 8 x 8 inches Unframed. For sale. I found this beautiful Rockii Peony at RHS Rosemoor. It is painted on genuine gold leaf on board and built up in layers of semi-transparent oil paint.    

Purple Iris

Oil on MDF board 54.5cm x 30cm Unframed. Email for pricing and framing At last summer is here. I have been doing a series of flower paintings recently and Spetchley Gardens, just outside Worcester, is providing an abundant source of ideas. I am busy preparing work for...

New small gold leaf painting – Magenta Anemone

This 6x6 inch painting of a magenta anemone is painted on 24 carat gold leaf on board. It is part of a planned series of smaller paintings to be hung individually or in groups. There is also a 8x8 inch Christmas Rose painting on gold leaf which is  similar to that...

Latest painting

Anemones Oil on gessoboard with metal leaf 11 inches by 14 inches A flower painting for an exhibition at RHS Rosemoor in Devon over Easter.  Anemone apparently means daughter of the wind and these specimens certainly waved around whilst I tried to arrange them. Please...

Latest Painting

Two Pink Roses Oil on gessoboard 8 inches by 10 inches   This painting will appear at an exhibition at RHS Rosemoor from 6th April to 6th May.

New painting: Pink Roses in a silver vase

Pink Roses in a silver vase Oil on gessoboard 12 inches by 12 inches   Happy New Year. This is the first completed painting of 2019 with another on the way shortly.

New Painting – Dancing Peony in water

Thank you to those of you who came to Open Studios this year. For those who couldn’t make it here is a new painting. It was inspired by a peony display at the RHS Malvern earlier this year. Dancing Peony in water Oil on gesso board 16 inches by 20 inches...

Pink Peonies in a glass vase

Pink Peonies in a glass vase. Oil on gesso board 12 inches by 12 inches SOLD. I have also had cards made of this image and framed  Fine Art giclee prints. The work will be on display at Worcestershire Open Studios weekend from 25th-27th August. Worcestershire Open...

In time for Wimbledon. Strawberries and Cream.

Strawberries and cream and wild strawberries with a silver dish. 12 inches by 12 inches. Oil on gessoboard. It will be on display at Worcestershire Open Studios 25th-27th August 2018.

Gilded Purple Iris

New Painting Gilded Purple Iris Oil on gesso board and metal leaf 12 inches by 12 inches Framed I bought this purple iris at the  RHS show in Malvern and this was the first flower. Painted in thin layers of paint over metal leaf. The blue edge on the iris is created...

Grape Line. A painting for Worcestershire Open Studios.

Grape Line Oil Painting on panel. We were very busy during Worcestershire Open Studios this year. Thank you to those who visited us. This was one of the larger paintings I did for the event. It is on wooden panel, 65cmx32cm, inspired by the Spanish Baroque...

Strawberries in a silver dish

Another painting for Worcestershire Open Studios - August 26th-28th. Greetings cards of this image will also be available. Oil on gesso board. 11 inches by 14 inches. Framed. Now sold.

Knickerbocker Glory

Knickerbocker Glory. Part of a series on Food Memories from Childhood. Memories of a seafront cafe in Worthing.  Oil on Gesso Board. 9 inches by 12 inches.  

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