Art

Civic Hall, Leeds

This is the first in a series of landmark paintings that I’ve been commissioned to do. At time of writing, this commission is taking up 90% of my time, but it’s going to be very striking when it’s all hanging together. This is piece one … Continue readingCivic Hall, Leeds

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Humphrey Lyttelton

FOUR PAINTINGS This series was both a challenge and a pleasure to paint. My customer approached me with so many ideas, it was hard to pin him down to one. The reason for this was that it was to be a 90th birthday present to … Continue readingHumphrey Lyttelton

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North York Moors

I painted this from a photograph a photographer friend of mine took while we were out walking, right before the heavens opened. It featured in my exhibition opening in 2013.   Sorry – this piece has either sold or was a commission with no prints. … Continue readingNorth York Moors

Hanging Ballerina

This pencil drawing I did one weekend at a friend’s house while we sat in comfortable silence, engrossed in our own pursuits. I liked the dark, eerie feeling of the piece and it gave me and the fact that it sits on the border between … Continue readingHanging Ballerina

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Japanese Girl

This was a birthday present for a good friend of mine who loves Japan. Giving art as presents means so much more to me than buying a gift. Time is the most precious commodity, so I don’t give pictures away to just anyone. Sorry – … Continue readingJapanese Girl

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Django Reinhardt

FOUR PAINTINGS This series was both a challenge and a pleasure to paint. My customer approached me with so many ideas, it was hard to pin him down to one. The reason for this was that it was to be a 90th birthday present to … Continue readingDjango Reinhardt

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Grasp

I really like using graphite pencil to create contrasting light and shadows. I’d treated myself to some new pencils made entirely out of graphite when I decided to draw this and my hands were black afterwards. But then I never really feel like I’m creating … Continue readingGrasp

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Cold Shoulder

Graphite pencil drawing. I just love how the light catches her collarbones. If you wish to buy the original artwork or prints, please contact me. Original artwork is available at £65 and measures just under 21cm x 29.7cm For print costs, please see the Pricing page

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African Elephant

There’s something so wise about an elephant’s face. Sorry – this piece has either sold or was a commission with no prints. But don’t despair! While I won’t ever recreate the exact same artwork, I can do something similar, so get in touch and let … Continue readingAfrican Elephant

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