Varnishing your painting is a personal choice, some artists such as Laurence Stephen Lowry never varnished their works, and he also stipulated that his paintings must never be varnished. For other artists varnish is used[…]
In today’s market it’s difficult as an artist to be discovered, and to work out what works and what doesn’t when it comes to marketing. Yes, to an artist marketing is akin to swearing, but[…]
The prompt for Inktober 2017 Day 6 is Sword. My wife likes a flamberge style sword, while I’ve always been more a scimitar kind of guy. Apologies to any Arabic calligraphers out there – that[…]
Day 5 of Inktober 2017 is Long. After making the mistake of googling “long” for inspiration, I opted to go with Longmire as that’s currently on TV here.
The prompt for day 4 of inktober 2017 was ‘underwater’. I had many ideas, all involving a completely submerged scene. Somewhere along the lines, as I started to sketch it out it became a zombie[…]
Day 3 of Inktober 2017 is Poison. I’ve gone for the standard poison bottle of days of yore.
Inktober day 2 prompt is Divide. I’ve gone for a fairly literal interpretation. The ground is rendered asunder, dividing the two halves of the visible land, with a divide sign providing islands on the chasm.
This year I’m participating in Inktober. Inktober is a month long activity where people do an ink drawing per day based on a set of prompts. This is my first year of participating, and ink[…]
I’ve now created a YouTube channel for sharing videos of my work. I intend to also upload more instructive videos, time lapses, and live streams in the future. You can find my YouTube channel here.[…]
Title: Crow #1 (Bendigeidfran) Year: 2017 Size: 20″ x 30″ The crow is the bird of myth and legend. They are said to be a symbol of good luck, and were messengers from the gods to[…]