11.05.2017: Update

A lot seems to have happened since I last creeped on here. Its so difficult to find the time to just sit down and write about what’s been going on. Where to begin? The degree show will begin it’s hanging process for postgraduates next week. I’m really lucky I have grey painted walls that shouldn’t…

28.02.2017: Double Trouble

  Look who is making a tidy distraction for me again….Pablo. This year so far has brought in exactly 0 commissions. I wish to say my studies have made up for the lack of extra curricular work, but I don’t know who I’d be fooling! I painted this to try to help me unwind a…

03.01.2017: Endings and Beginnings

Happy New Year! Pre-Christmas I was a little busy with commissions  (which I had more of than I anticipated); I am really excited to be able to share them with you now: Although portraits are not my thing, I was very pleased to be asked to do this. I thoroughly enjoyed painting Little Jac, and hope to…

Monday, 31st: Forgetful

Truthfully, I will admit I am prone to forgetting things at times. I forgot to turn the oven off last night, frequently forget to turn lights off, and significantly to taking photographs of my art work before they are gone, etc etc. I go through stages of efficiency,  but I guess everyone does – right?…

Saturday, 1st: Monkeying Around

I don’t know if it is just laziness or excuses,  but I believe if you put too much effort into something, you can ruin it. Over work, over emphasise, over think. So I find doing commission work a great release and break from university work,  although it can be argued that I could have progressed so…

Monday, 12th: Pups and Plants

A couple pieces I have been working on as of late; My little pooch, Pablo. This little guy is very special to me, and I am so pleased I have managed to at least slightly capture a resemblance to him. The past week, I will admit, he has been playing up like crazy – to…