Teaching Blog

Pastel Society London

My portrait ‘Harriet’ is one of several images of older women in this year’s show. As such I was asked...

Pastel Society annual exhibition 2018

Pastel Society annual exhibition 2018 Winner of the 2018 Annie Longley Award. I am delighted to be participating in this...

Studying Turner in pastel and watercolour

Studying Turner in pastel and watercolour. For this week’s pastel classes, I chose to use Turner’s paintings as inspiration for...

courses 2017

Up coming courses for 2017 in oil painting and pastel: details can be seen on my page, courses calendar

Pastel art course in Catus, scenes of everyday life

Pastel art course in Catus, scenes of everyday life

Pastel art course in Catus, scenes of everyday life. March 2017 The theme of this course: ‘scenes of everyday life’...

End of winter, pastel colours

Oil painting course

Oil painting course on the 4th and 5th of February 2017. This was our first two day daily painting course...

pastel still life

Mixed media with pastel

Mixed media with pastel. I began this painting as a demonstration for my Friday pastel group. I was hoping to...

Monoprint workshop.

Monoprint workshop.

Monoprint workshop   I seriously enjoyed my monoprint workshop in the studio today with my Saturday afternoon group. I’m no...

Red and Blue still lives

I set up red and blue still lives at each end of the studio for the oil group on Wednesday....