Rocks at Owler Tor

Painting the rocks at Owler Tor, Derbyshire Peak District. Acrylic on paper, 30 x 30cm.

Fiesta! Fiesta!

Painting some more colours to counteract the dark day.


Some summer colours to brighten up a dull winter's day.

Four abstraction sketches

Four sketches in paint, from a landscape drawing. Two minutes, 90 seconds, 60 seconds, 30 seconds.

Urban sketching in London

Trying to find some colour and contrast on a cold, grey day in London.     At the Imperial War Museum.     Waterloo Station, from the garden of St John's Church, Waterloo.

By Loch Kishorn at Achintraid

Painting in Scotland: By Loch Kishorn at Achintraid. Acrylic on paper, 64 x 48cm.

Meall Gorm

Painting in Scotland. West from Achintraid, across Loch Kishorn to the dark peaks of Meall Gorm, fighting against the clouds and rain. Acrylic on paper, approx 64 x 48.

Cearcall Dubh

Painting in Scotland. The mound of Cearcall Dubh above Loch Kishorn, from Achintaid. Some sunshine hitting the last of the heather on the hillside. Acrylic on paper, 64 x 48cm approx.

Royal West of England Academy

Chuffed to bits to be selected for the Royal West of England Academy Open Exhibition 2017! 1 October - 3 December. Updated: 30 September. Here's the hang:

United Society of Artists exhibition

Very proud to have three pictures selected for the United Society of Artists exhibition at the Menier Gallery, Southwark, 5 - 9 September.