New year’s resolution watercolour painting

Without wishing to start off on a bleak note, I’m fully anticipating that 2020 is going to be a tough old year. This is primarily for personal reasons that have nothing to do with painting, but is nevertheless the main motivation behind one of my new year resolutions to ‘sort out some holidays’. There are… Read More

The Rules according to Corita Kent

And so to the delightful Ditchling Museum of Art and Craft to see an exhibition of work by Corita Kent. Now if your reaction to the name Corita Kent is the same as mine was, namely ‘who she?’ – then I think you’re in for a treat. Here’s a little film that can fill you… Read More

Watercolour painting without fear

Watercolour painting without fear. Well, that was the theory! The other week I spent quite a while painting a view that I’ve tried a few times before, but have yet to feel that I’ve  cracked it. Sadly, this remains to be the case. I reached a point where theoretically, it was about 90% complete, but… Read More