BUTTERFLY MADNESS! I seem to be suffering from butterfly madness this last 10 days! I have painted lots of styles and shapes and sizes and all with an imaginary slant. LET RIP WITH YOUR IMAGINATION! Not one of my butterflies exists in real life. I wanted to paint freely and expressively reaching for whatever colours on my palette that drew my eye. I hope you … Continue reading Colourful Butterfly Cushions and Bags
I felt the urge to paint some loose and abstract butterflies this week and so I dusted down my camcorder and filmed my progress. I hope you enjoy watching and that you may like to try them too. Techniques and materials I used hot pressed watercolour paper and Winsor & Newton tube watercolour paint. Each butterfly has several layers or washes and I leave each … Continue reading Painting Butterflies in Watercolour
I was trembling in my boots when a lady I know asked me to paint a white duck for her. Painting white feathers onto white paper in watercolour means you simply have to use some colour! But which one(s)?I took a while to paint this as I was very nervous about each wash as I layered it on. I feel excited about the result and … Continue reading Hello Ducky
Appealing and whimsical animal art adds a certain natural essence to any space you wish to transform. If you love nature in all her glorious forms I have a large selection of animal watercolours that I have painted over the last 3 years. Prior to that I had never painted an animal as I found them too challenging but a lady asked me to paint … Continue reading Animal Magic – start your OWN animal gallery in 2013
Buying prints is one thing but we all know how often they languish against walls or get piled on top of wardrobes because we can’t get round to framing them. Let me help you there. With my stretched canvas prints and framed prints from Society6 all the donkey work has been done for both you and I. I upload my super high res images that … Continue reading Nursery Art to go!
If you fancy getting into the Jubilee spirit why not don one of my British Bulldog Patriot T-shirts or wrap your iphone/ipod/laptop in a suitably regal skin or case? For more clothing click here – and See my iphone/ipad/laptop Jubilee animals here Continue reading Jubilee Gifts and Treats!