Dolphin Watercolor Demo – 12 step painting

OK – Brushes out! Follow along if you fancy paining this fresh dolphin. I used Saunders Waterford 140lb Hot Pressed High White paper (available from Ken Bromley Art Supplies, UK) for lovely sparkle and Winsor & Newton tube watercolour paints. Colours are French Ultramarine, Windsor Violet, Cerulean Blue, Antwerp Blue and Burnt Umber. Brush sizes 6 and 3 round. 1) I wet the entire inside … Continue reading Dolphin Watercolor Demo – 12 step painting

I think someone has lost their Mommy Deerest

…or perhaps she is just about to appear around the next tree! This white-tailed deer fawn is a commissioned piece I painted for Rachel this week – for more watercolor ideas and how to request your own special animal come over to my online animal art gallery Eastwitching and see who appeals to you…:)   Mommy’s Coming! Continue reading I think someone has lost their Mommy Deerest

Art feature on Schulnam Art Blog

How lucky am I to have Miriam of Schulman Art blog feature me today! Thank you for this fun interview which made me think more about why and how I paint. Seeing my paintings on your site is very encouraging and I hope your readers enjoy looking around my “studio” and my artwork. Alison Continue reading Art feature on Schulnam Art Blog

Paperlink UK love Puppies

For those of you who can’t stop buying blank cards for those “you never know” moments – here is a happy cheery puppy card for you. I painted this watercolour of my JRT Dotty and Paperlink UK have no wturned her into one of their Open House Fine Art collection of blank cards. Perfect to have on hand for all kinds of events and occasions:) … Continue reading Paperlink UK love Puppies

Win a Welsh Wolf this Weekend!

Win Me this Sunday at the Dogs Trust Fayre , Margham Park, Port Talbot!   Come to the Dogs Trust annual summer Fayre at Margham Park, Port Talbot in South Wales and win this Welsh Wolf  fine art print! Raffle tickets will be available from my animal art stall Number 13 –  Tickets are only £1 and the winner will be announced on the day! … Continue reading Win a Welsh Wolf this Weekend!

How to paint an Italian Greyhound

Niki Pledge is a lucky lady as she shares her life with 5 of THE most elegant and stunning-looking Italian Greyhounds I have ever clapped eyes on! Her Etsy shop ShadedMoon is dedicated to ravishing handmade high-collars for those dogs with elegant and long necks – Salukis, Greyhounds et al. After fruitlessly searching various image sites on the internet for inspiring greyhounds images I remembered … Continue reading How to paint an Italian Greyhound

Dolphin Watercolor Demo – 12 step painting!

OK! Brushes out! Follow along if you fancy paining this fresh dolphin. I used Saunders Waterford 140lb Hot Pressed High White paper (available from Ken Bromley Art Supplies, UK) for lovely sparkle and Winsor & Newton tube watercolour paints. Colours are French Ultramarine, Windsor Violet, Cerulean Blue, Antwerp Blue and Burnt Umber. Brush sizes 6 and 3 round. 1) I wet the entire inside of … Continue reading Dolphin Watercolor Demo – 12 step painting!