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CHRISTMAS AT THE WATERSIDE GALLERY, BRIGHTLINGSEA – 19 NOV – 18 DEC 16

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Delighted to be exhibiting at this year’s Christmas event to be held at the Waterside Gallery, Brightlingsea!  Desirable & unique works by local artists & makers including: glass, jewellery, paintings, ceramics, textiles, nautical & coastal-inspired homewares, carved wooden birds, rop ...
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ESSEX OPEN ART EXHIBITION 2016 – BEECROFT GALLERY, SOUTHEND – 25 NOV 16 – 4 FEB 17

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Lovely Laura!Dark Lady - Executed from life using sight-size techniqueThrilled that I’ve had 3 pictures selected out of 3 submitted for this year’s Essex Open Art Exhibition!  Should be a really good one so why not get some fresh sea air AND some excellent art in one go?  Spoil yourself!  Mo ...
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82nd Armed Forces Art Society Exhibition – 11-16 Jul 2016

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AFAS EXHIBITION 2016 Come along to the Mall Galleries in London next week (Mon 11 Jul – Sat 16 Jul 2016) to see over 300 works of art in a variety of media and styles by more than 70 artists at the 82nd Armed Forces Armed Society (AFAS) Annual Exhibition.  Entry is free.I've ...
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Feature In SAA “Paint” Magazine – Jul 16

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Thanks to the SAA for featuring a write-up about me in July's edition of "Paint", the house magazine.  Here's a link to it that I hope works, so that you can read it!Bad snap of my article!http://community.saa.co.uk/paintmagazine/?oscsid=7ka1a5sc341sj34tql3299caf4 ...
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Normal Service Resumed

Normal Service Resumed

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Hi!After 6 weeks without an Internet service, thanks to the utter incompetence of TalkTalk, the charlatans masquerading as a broadband provider, I'm now back online and trying my best to get the backlog of admin and general stuff that has accumulated down to manageable levels.  It's a slow process ...
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Linda’s Back – Second Session

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 Here’s a photo of the outcome of the second session Linda and I had in working on this back view of her from life in sanguine and white Conté crayon on toned paper.  I'm quite pleased with it – and Linda is delightful to work with – but I still think I have issues with the background t ...
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Laura’s Back

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Here's a picture from the second session I've done with Laura Draycon with a little extra work on top of the original drawing.  Not entirely sure that it is finished yet.  I need to look at it harder and think about it but I'm very pleased with its progress so far. ...
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Life Drawing With Linda – Third Session

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Had a lovely third session with Linda on the graphite drawing, on which we are currently working.  There's still a bit to go before it's properly completed but this will be mainly work on the background.  I'm very pleased with how it's coming on and Linda is a wonderful model!  Her dance and mime ...
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Season’s Greetings!

Season’s Greetings!

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Just wanted to wish you all a wonderful Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year! Thanks to all those who have taken an interest in my work. Your support is very much appreciated! Hopefully more to come in 2015! Watch out for residential life drawing workshops and others involving evening and day ...
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