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Mixing Oil Paints

Just uploaded this short promo film to my Youtube channel. A quick look at the paints and palette I used for my current collection of abstracts and landscapes in the ‘Pink and Green’ series.

Available from my Etsy art gallery more works coming soon…

Giclee Prints

I’ve just added some Limited Edition Prints to my Etsy Shop 










Giclee print on high quality fine art paper, cream mount and back board.

• Limited Edition Fine Art Print

• High quality fine art paper

• Ready to frame

• Matte Finish

• Protective Sealed Cellophane Wrap

• Signed and numbered on the back.


I’m in the process of getting a new run of prints together for some of my 2016 works.  I’ll let you know when they are available…


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Painting A Dramatic Sunset

Here’s a new video for my Youtube channel. A remake of my 2014 landscape painting ‘The Harbour, Cornwall’ that was recently commissioned.

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Abstract Landscape Art

Here’s a look at some recent work I’ve been doing on an abstract oil painting, a few stills and a quick time lapse video. It’s the latest from the ‘Metropolis’ collection. I’m going to do another small oil similar to this one then we will take the same palette and style and start work on some large abstract canvases. Really enjoying filming these paintings and I’m excited to see where we’ll be heading with them in the future. I need to start thinking beyond time lapses though…

I actually thought this abstract painting was destined for the scrap heap. You’ll see from the video that it was going ok, but at the end I just thought that it wasn’t up to scratch. The values were all wrong and it basically was just bugging me…So I spent another session on it and think I just about turned it around in the end. Abstract painting saved…just!


‘Metropolis II’ – Time Lapse

Time lapse film of recent painting ‘Metropolis II’ 20x20cm sharpie, acrylic & oil on canvas.

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Abstract landscape Painting

Another new painting to start the year with. Adding to the abstract and colourful ‘Metropolis’ collection.

‘Metropolis II’

oil, acrylic & sharpie on canvas


More Small Oil Paintings

Here are the latest editions to the small oil paintings collection. Both the paintings are 20x20cm in size and are available from Artfinder


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‘Cloud Study #4’ oil on canvas 20x20cm £110

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‘Cloud Study #3’ oil on canvas 20x20cm £110

Small Landscape Paintings

Here are the first paintings in a new collection of small (20x20cm) studies and oil sketches exploring the effects of light and cloud. I’m using a limited palette for these landscape paintings focussing more on tone and composition. Lots more to come…

Available from Artfinder

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‘Cloud Study #1’ 20x20cm – oil on canvas – £110


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‘Cloud Study #2’ 20x20cm – oil on canvas – £110

‘Bath City’ Art

I thought I’d share a recent oil painting commission of Bath City with you that I finished recently. Had a real challenge getting in all the detail but still keeping it ‘loose’, got there in the end. I find these commissions force me to try new ideas and techniques that perhaps I wouldn’t normally take on. I know quite a few artists that aren’t too keen on doing commissions, but I have to say that although they aren’t always exactly in my style and can be downright daunting sometimes, I usually come away feeling like a little bit more of an accomplished artist purely because they’ve forced me from my comfort zone, well at least until the next one comes along!

I had planned to do some step-by-step images to accompany this post but as usual, I got so engrossed in the painting that photography goes straight out of the window. Maybe next time…

Bath City Art

If you’d like any further information about commissions then don’t hesitate to contact me

Oxford Art fair 2015

I’ll be exhibiting these paintings and quite a few more at TheOxfordArtFair this weekend, don’t say it too loudly but the weather is looking good so should be a lot of fun! Hopefully see you there.

More info:

'Holkham Sky' 2014 40x40cm £330

‘Holkham Sky’ 2014 40x40cm £330

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‘The Harbour, Cornwall’ 2014 35x25cm £225

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