The journey of a portrait painting

The journey of a portrait painting

VISUAL ART OPEN SHORTLIST Inspired by a small, much loved old photograph that may have been carried around in a small pocket!  It’s just 7cms across and feels like it was treasured and precious because it is very creased and even has a tiny careful mend in brown...
Liberated voted Best in Show

Liberated voted Best in Show

I had recently started walking again after a serious accident and Liberated was inspired by the joy of being out of the wheelchair, off the beaten path amongst a field of thistledown. Capturing a feeling of excitement, the spirit of “We’re off, this could be fun!” The...
Runner-up Prize Awarded to In Father’s Eye

Runner-up Prize Awarded to In Father’s Eye

Open Exhibition 2020 ArtCare at Salisbury Hospital extended until June 26th 2020 Open Exhibition runner-up prize awarded for atmospheric painting In Father’s Eye. This year’s ArtCare Open exhibition received work from over 50 regional artists. April 3, 2020/in News...
Winner – Judges Choice The Violin Maker

Winner – Judges Choice The Violin Maker

Time to celebrate! I won! The Overall Winner – Judges Choice with “The Violin Maker” at The Gosport Gallery and Museum Open Exhibition. I’m feeling rather elated and surprised by being awarded the overall winner by the judges for this painting titled “The Violin...