A painting of Mount Sinai from found studio materials, showing the mountain peaks of St Katherine’s monastery on the Sinai Peninsula, Egypt.
Autumn In the UK is a season for wading birds as much as falling leaves. Long hours in the field elicit a feel for the landscape and here is a small work on paper seeking something of the wheeling flocks of dunlin on the Dee estuary.
By June most swifts will have arrived in Britain and will have started breeding. This picture invokes their familiar screaming call as they gather in flocks feeding, high in the air.
Six years on, The Allerton Oak is again the subject of a new painting, enabling me to take a fresh perspective on this most venerable of trees.
A new painting from the studio. Far from being apocalyptic, this work is intended to bring some joy from its depiction of a barren mountain – imagined somewhere in Wales.