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My August Exhibition will feature some new, large-for-me, original mixed-media paintings, which were developed from the series of '100 Days of Drawing Greece' sketchbook drawings begun at the start of the year. They are joined by several new ‘Postcard from Greece’...read more
Kalo Mina! Have a great August… but Yikes - where did July go exactly? My trusty 'Postcard from Greece' calendar informs me that my month was variously occupied by rehearsals for four Greek dance performances; creating a couple of new, rather large, mixed media...read more
I'm really thrilled to have been invited to teach on an online Art Journaling Course! This exciting course is The Black & White Journal: A Minimal Approach to Artful Journaling. Registration has just opened with an early-bird special offer! Kiala Givehand, the...read more
In April I joined The 100 Day Project. If you haven’t heard of it, the premise is quite simple... you choose your own project (not necessarily art) and commit to it for 100 consecutive days by posting daily update-photos on Instagram. Thousands of people from all over...read more
Just What is it about old buildings? Do you share the fascination? My current daily sketchbooks document an obsession with crumbly old houses, architectural details, ceramic tiles and agricultural huts. Just why do those faded shutters, hand-crafted doors and...read more
A while back I was asked to create and donate a painting to appear in a fundraising calendar for the Animal Protection Association of Kalamata and a couple of other animal charities in Messinia. I had a bit of fun deciding on an animal and eventually went with one of...read more
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