Tag Archives: watercolour

My book is out at last!!

Little Terns and Sea Holly: three summers at Gronant Dunes Exciting day today!  Copies of my new book turned up.  It is an illustrated diary of three summers I spent at Gronant Dunes, Denbighshire, the only nesting site in Wales … Continue reading

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New book very nearly ready!

I’m very pleased with the scanned in images for my new book!  Here are a couple: Many thanks to the wonderful graphic artist at www.crumpsbarnstudio.co.uk for producing such wonderful clear images! Now down to the final edit by the publishers, Penlan Publishing, then it … Continue reading

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More ArtVend Magic!

What a rush!  Rushing to get out another tranch of ArtVend miniatures – I concentrated on hens this time: This is a fairly random selection, photographed in some haste before rushing them off to the gallery, Oriel Wrecsam.  However since … Continue reading

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Happy Day at the RSPB!

Super day today, when I set out my paintings at the Look Out at the RSPB reserve in Conwy.  The Look Out has huge windows looking out over one of the lagoons, so between chatting to all the interesting people … Continue reading

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Watercolours for a sunny afternoon

After my two recent sales, I am exploring the theme of ‘Flight’ in watercolours currently. Oils are more moody, but you can be much lighter in watercolour, expressing something of the lightness of birds.  Little Terns really don’t work in … Continue reading

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The LIttle Tern story told at last!

Well my exhibition is finally up at Theatre Clwyd: http://www.clwyd-theatr-cymu.co.uk Jonathan the curator did a wonderful job of putting it up for me. The exhibition tells the story of the Little Terns, a protected species that nests at Gronant Dunes … Continue reading

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Clever camera!

Well I’m very pleased with myself anyway.  Following a super on-line seminar run by Helfa Gelf and The Design Trust, and led by professional photographer Yeshen, I’ve been inspired in recording my work for my exhibition (opens in 14 days … Continue reading

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