27/12/2010

Untitled Event Painting (Study) 2010

Pencil, watercolour, graphite on cartridge paper. A new version of the "event series" started in the early 1980's. Unfinished:
Full painting (study) 2010


Left hand detail with main characters dancing


Right hand detail with Boucher garland in white

02/12/2010

They said it would keep snowing...

and it did. Whitley Bay, November 2010, walking from the Rendezvous Cafe back to the Spanish City.





12/11/2010

Charcoal ground overlaid with colour pastel

I teach several art classes in Gateshead. Here are some small sketches in charcoal and pastel used to demonstrate to my class of adult learners. I like the way a charcoal ground mixes the overlaid colour in random ways forcing you to be much more intuitive.


15/03/2010

Indigo Dream Detail


Indigo Dream detail is a new work from a new project. 
Mixed media on paper and computer. enhancements. 

09/03/2010

Tone drawing of old radio internal parts.

Tone drawing of old radio internal parts. 
Soft graphite on heavy white cartridge paper.

Sketch: Lesley reclining

Pencil on cream paper, very quick sketched scheme 
for a painting in oils.

14/01/2010

BSL line 4
























BSL line 4: pen, pencil on paper

BSL line 3


BSL line 3: pencil on paper

BSL line 2

BSL line 1


BSL line 1: pen, pencil, paper.

01/01/2010

Xmas on the windscreen



Xmas on the windscreen - a digital picture taken 26 December 2009.