Getting some practice in….

My mind has been all over the place lately with soon to be a grandparent, just waiting on that call from my daughter. We are so excited, never quite understood what all the fuss was about until  recently, but now its becoming very clear and baby’s not even born yet….. I have not been able to settle […]

MIWAS ‘Big 5’ Workshop

What a great day I had recently when I took part in a ‘Marwell Internationa Wildlife art Society’ workshop at Rookesbury Park in Wickham. There was 40 artists being tutored by 5 professional wildlife artists, what an experience and not just one but 5 in one day. The artists were Pip McGarry, Vic Bearcroft, Kim Thompson, Claudia Hahn […]

River Meon meandering through West Meon

A little wintery scene of the river meon meandering through to West Meon. I drive to work passing this part of West Meon and always thinking this would make a lovely doodle and wash painting. Last winter I was passing by early one frosty morning, and sitting quite proudly on a fence post was a stunning Pheasant and it his […]

Thurushi – Finished! May be?

Almost there but in need of a background that pushes Thurushi forward and shows off her lovely satin white dress, but not taking the eye away from her beautiful face. Still some contemplating to do before we get to the final stages Okay, so this little girl still has hair that looks a little grey, […]

A Colourful Day with Kumara

We decided to venture into the local market in Aluthgama, we met our taxi driver Kumara who took us to the town, we decided to stay with Kumara as he was able to take us places less commercial for spices and soveniers etc. Kumara spoke very good english, he was very helpful and informative telling us […]