Erwood craft centre and art gallery

My work is being exhibited here until mid May. It’s a lovely place to visit. The walk along the Wye there is really pretty especially in this sunshine.

Monday class

Perspective this week! We have been drawing a Welsh stone cottage and working out eye level and vanishing points. Hopefully everyone now has a good understanding and thinks it was worth the effort. Tea and biscuits and good humour saw us through. I have posted some recent work by the Monday group.


Finishing off snow scenes- posted under New paintings. I’m  working  on some pictures of North Wales from reference material collected in the Autumn of last year.

Tuesdays class

A nice three hour long watercolour session which meant we didn’t have to rush to get something finished. Today everyone worked from the same reference – one of my photos along the Towy in the snow. It was a nice subtle picture to work from and involved wet into wet work to begin with – […]

Kidwelly Quay- a birding day

Kidwelly Quay is quite a special place for me both as an artist and a bird watcher. It is not always especially picturesque and can be pretty bleak on wintery days but always, no matter what the weather, has something new to offer. The light can be pretty spectacular and the estuary habitat is home […]