Loving Vincent in animation

Posted by on Oct 31, 2016 in Process

How to paint 65,000 pictures in the style of Van Gogh for an animated feature film about the life of Van Gogh.

The View Beneath My Feet

Posted by on Aug 26, 2016 in Influences, Process, Works on paper

Spent a family walk in the country (chosen for its breathtaking views) photographing the ground.  Exasperating for co-walkers, but who can possibly resist these patterns and textures?  

And so to the fair.

Posted by on Apr 22, 2015 in Exhibitions, Process

I’m looking forward to the Other Art Fair, which runs from 23 – 26th April, where I’ll be exhibiting some new work. If you visit please do come and say hello, I’m at stand 43. In the meantime I’m deeply into two new series of works in which I’ve been exploring surface and ideas around constructing an […]

In Black and White

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Fauvism, Influences, Process, Tools

From the studio – another note on process: Recently I have been taking both coloured and black and white snapshots of works in progress and looking at them together. This is proving to be a useful tool in my work process. It came about as a result of looking through an old book on Fauvism and discovering that many […]

The point of art

Posted by on Jul 7, 2014 in Exhibitions, Meaning, Process

Following my  graduation from St Martins, one of my early pictures was bought by a client who was so delighted with her purchase she sent me a snapshot of it hanging in her home. The work had been one of my favourite pieces and during its making I believed I’d made some advances in my work. […]