On Holiday in Italy
The Race, Acrylic.
Bridge in Watercolour.
Tea cups. Watercolour.
Lake, mixed Media.
I have used acrylic paint on paper for these paintings. My subject matter is landscape/seascape and more recently, portraiture.
Acrylic used to describe the wildness of the coast and rocks
Seascape is painted in acrylics. Movement and light on the surface of the water.
Acrylic portrait of two young brothers
Mothers' Day flowers. light background and petals as shapes with colours that relate to each other.
Train in station. Pastel.
Golborne mine, Actrylic.
Watercolour and Pastel.
Dog in pastel
Cat in pastel
This painting was in pastels on pastel paper. I particularly like the different tones of colour in the grapes.
This painting is of the back stairwell of an old tram. I have used pastel on 160gm pastel paper.
Kingfisher, Pastel pencil.
This is my first pastel portrait
Sue and I using pastels to draw a seascape.
A mixed media painting of a cottage during winter
Diane posing as a flapper for us to draw and paint
My paintings are all pastel, soft pastel and pastel pencils. I like to paint art deco ladies, flowers and portraits.
John painting Venice
Poppies in watercolour a work in progress
Pit Head. Acrilyc.
The Girl. Acrylic.
Hill view. Acrylic.
The Bridge, Pen and Wash.
I have used several different mediums to give my paintings a 3D effect. I love the depth of colour on the blue waterfall obtained by layering transparent acrylic paint together with glazing medium.