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Watercolours With Life · 21h ago

Bluebell Woods 2018

"Bluebell Heaven"Bluebell Woods 2018As always time is flying and there is so much to do. Tomorrow I have a meeting with my publisher. Last week I delivered new work to the Wey Gallery in Godalming, Surrey, UK and they will be showing my latest painti...
Watercolours With Life · 1W ago

Spring Inspiration 2018; Tulips in Watercolour

 Tulips in a glass vaseWork in ProgressThis has to be the very best time of year to be inspired. Everywhere I  turn I see new subjects to paint and I spend my evenings imagining how I will paint them when I get to my studio the next day. Spring is a ...
Watercolours With Life · 2W ago

A Steet Dog Named Abner : Dedicated to Janice Blore

 "A Street Dog Named Abner"or(" What big ears you have!" )Some time back I was invited to teach watercolour workshops in Vancouver by Janice Blore who runs "Artescapes". I delightedly accepted and have since returned and each time loved my time there...
Watercolours With Life · 3W ago

Singing for Spring 2018

"How can I keep From Singing"Spring flowers in watercolourMuscari,narcissus and pussy willow Oh my goodness. I need 48 hour days to be able to paint all I wish to paint at the moment. There is so much inspiration around with flowers  bursting into li...
Watercolours With Life · 3W ago

A Breath of Spring 2018

  "Spring Whispers"Narcissus in watercolour 2018  I love Spring. I do. It's the most wonderful season for recharging batteries and it was a favourite part of writing my new book "Atmospheric Flowers in Watercolour". Not so much the subjects that are ...
Watercolours With Life · 4W ago

Lambs Tails in Watercolour : A Simple Walk

 "Shaking Tails"Today the sun shone and as I have been working non stop I decided to go for a short walk. From my studio window I can see catkins nearby blowing in the breeze. The tree opposite my studio is literally covered in these spring blossoms....
Watercolours With Life · 4W ago

Freedom 2018 ; Foxgloves

"Fairy gloves"Foxglove flowers in watercolour Oh my goodness I am having a ball in my studio at the moment . I give so much time to teaching,filming, exhibiting and writing that over the years my own freedom to paint has diminished in that I grasp an...
Watercolours With Life · 1M ago

2018 The Excitement Begins!

 Study and first wash for an elephant painting in watercolour The excitement begins! After...
Watercolours With Life · 1M ago

Daffs and Cancellations! 3rd April 2018

 Daffodil paintings on my easelTo the right, in a pottery vaseTo the left in an ornamental...
Watercolours With Life · 1M ago

Art isn't easy!

 Snowdrop composition coming to life in watercolourI meet so many people on my travels whe...