Cross hatch sketch of a leaping pup.
I wanted to give a slightly more stylised painting a go. I'm not going to take any credit for this idea, that goes to Angela Melkis (http://www.artifex.co.uk/product-category/paintings/angela-melkis/). I saw her work in a local gallery and my brother asked if I could do one like hers. I took it as a challenge (and as an... Continue Reading →
I have never painted much sky or landscape but I have a couple of commissions coming up that require it. This is me getting my eye in for clouds. First attempt (with no reference and minimal googling) Result: far too bold and splotchy for what I want. Looks like rhubarb custard. Second attempt (a short... Continue Reading →
***Spoiler alert for Game of Thrones. If you don't know what the red wedding is, read no further*** "Stark's direwolf killed four of our wolfhounds and tore the kennelmaster’s arm off his shoulder, even after we’d filled him full of quarrels . . . ” - Merrett Frey “So you sewed his head on Robb... Continue Reading →