Tuesday, 13 December 2011

Merry Christmas.

Merry Chrismas and a Happy New Year
to all my friends who I do not have their address, here is the 2011 card.
Yogi 14" x 12" pastel on textured paper.

Friday, 25 November 2011

Life Drawing.

Most of the work done at 'Metal' can be viewed at my facebook page.


Some life drawing.

My last piece at Heidi's Dynamic life drawing.

Monday, 24 October 2011

Painting again.

Started a couple of paintings today. Its been a while and there will be a show again next year so I need to get my hand back in.

Monday, 17 October 2011

Bluebells 2

The second in the pair.

Bluebells 1

One of two paintings done as a commissioned pair. Delivered, so here they are to view. I had referance from the client and some from a friend so thanks for that.
With a show being planned for next year again I need to start painting some local scenes again.

Monday, 20 June 2011

The work at my first show.

Waiting for the tide. SOLD
Tennis. NFS

Southend sho offs. SOLD
Porthcoathan walk. NFS

Over land and sea. NFS

Lift off £1,200

Le Jack NFS

Great Dane £900

Danny at Southend. NFS

Charlie bucket

Chalkwell storm. SOLD

Calypso SOLD

Autumn sky SOLD

Tuesday, 14 June 2011

Another study.

This time a watercolour of the great man.

Ayrton Senna.

Oil on Board, this painting was done several years ago after the great mans death.

Wednesday, 1 June 2011

'67 Chevrolet Imparla

Pencil and pastel on Canson paper. This was done as a pressie for my sons mate Tom who is restoring one.

Wednesday, 18 May 2011

A painting for my show.

"Waiting for the tide."

A 25cm x 36cm oil on canvas.

Show of my work along with two college friends.

Sharon Henson and Liz Hine.
The show is on the 18th June at The Den, old Leigh on Sea.
See poster below.

sketches 2

some sketches 1

Dad 2

Dad talks about Tone. Temperature. Edges. Texture.

Dad 1

Charles Thompson at work, in the Naval aviation museum. In his hat.

Keith 2

Keith Ferris

Keith talks about his colour pallet.

Take two

First attempt at painting the plane. It was yellow, but with a lot of reflected light.

Painting yellow.

Inside the museum painting planes.

Painting at Pensacola

Watercolour painting outside the Naval Aviation Museum. A6 size.

Thursday, 5 May 2011

The poster.

Art show June 18. 2011 The Den, old Leigh on Sea, Essex. All welcome.

Working towards the show.

This is my latest painting for the show I am haveing with two college friends in June. I will post the details next.

Thursday, 3 February 2011

The making of.

Dave Grohl

CGI painting done in Adobe Photoshop and Corel Painter.

As an excercise I prduced this in a day.

Monday, 31 January 2011

Dave Grohl

Here is as far as I got in a day, I will put together an animated thing showing the way I worked as soon as I can.

Thursday, 27 January 2011


Here is the image 'so far' that I have been fiddling with. It started off as a quick test where I have been taking screen grabs to show how I created it. However I have spent quite a while fiddling.
Useing Photoshop and Painter, I am still not sure it is finished.