The old buildings and cars/trucks at Founders Park are such characters. Again and again they draw me back and I have to paint them. I hope they last forever. The painting is available from my website here
15-16 February 2019 Baptist Church, Richmond
13 February – 13 March 2019 [email protected] Gallery, Nelson It’s all About Colour or the Chicken or the Pear "Recently I started reviewing why I like some paintings and not others. The same question I asked myself about my painting subject. Why and how do I choose what to paint? I always thought it was contrast, light and dark, but it turned out to be incorrect. What I truly like is colour and shape. Every artist is evolving during their…
22 March 2019 Nelson Women’s Center, Nelson Introductions to Watercolours
29 May 2019 Motueka Art Group, Motueka Working with the Palette Knife
9 – 25 August 2019 The Suter Art Gallery Te Aratoi O Whakatū, Nelson
14 – 16 June 2019, Stoke Memorial Hall, Stoke Painting demonstration and exhibition at the annual winter exhibition of the Art Group Nelson at the Stoke Memorial Hall.
Why “The 100-Foot Journey”? I have been a watercolour artist for many years, with intensive training in watercolours and drawing, and working mainly in the studio. About one year ago I decided to add oil as a medium, since it is perfect for painting plein air painting (meaning outside vs. the studio). Ross Whitlock inspired me to do a painting a day, well “inspired” is not the right word: “This is your homework and I want to see 60 paintings…