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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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Linda – Finished Picture

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Well, I think I've done the finishing touches on the first half of a planned two-drawing project with the lovely Linda!  I've been posting pictures showing progress and I hope this is its final incarnation.  So difficult to resist the temptation to fiddle with it some more!  As ever, the photo do ...
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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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Life Drawing – 10 Jan 16

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Excellent evening drawing the excellent Rachel on Monday.  Thanks to those of you who joined me.  More again with Rachel next week on monday evening from 1900-2100 hrs!  Let me know if you would like to come along. ...
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