Competition Time – UPDATED

The competition has now closed and the lucky winner is…..   SARAH MILES Congratulations Sarah! *** It’s time for a competition! I’ve taken the plunge and have added a page to my website where you can buy prints, postcards and originals of my artwork. To celebrate the launch of my new online store, I would really…

The Neon Faerie

She’s finally here! It’s taken a while but I hope you agree she’s been worth the wait. Sitting in a nightclub doorway,  our neon faerie matches the viewer with a steady gaze. Guardian-like, yet in stockinged feet, in a dark alleyway that would usually be fearful for women alone, she is quietly confident – her inner…

Top Ten Favourite Art Supplies

Welcome to My Top Ten Favourite Art Supplies! Apart from obvious things like paint, brushes and canvas (though you don’t actually need any of those things to create art), the art supplies I couldn’t do without might surprise you. Takeaways, bedsheets, and masking tape feature heavily in making the magic happen! So here, in no…

New Year, New Look

Regular readers may notice a new look to my website. I thought it was high time to have a redesign and hopefully you will find it easier to use and prettier to look at. I’ve updated my gallery section, including a new page for the Urban Faeries series that explains more about them and gives…

The Diesel Faerie

Introducing The Diesel Faerie, the second of the five Urban Faeries. I have also put a time lapse of this painting on my facebook page to give you a little  insight into my process – check it out HERE The remaining three Urban Faeries are still in progress, but I’m working hard to complete them…

Work In Progress….

Hi Folks, It’s been a while since I did a blog post, so I thought I’d give you all a quick update. I’ve been very busy working on several works in progress – namely the Urban Faeries series. I’ve pretty much got one completed, one not started and the remaining three in various stages of…

Oiled Up….

I don’t know what I was expecting from my first ever oil painting class, but it wasn’t this! As I drove up the hill to the venue, past beautiful views and curious horses, I was expecting a messy day of oil paints, linseed oil and solvents. Instead, I discovered a way of working with oil…