Although originally from Somerset, I have lived most of my life in London.
Ever since I could pick up a pencil I have had a passion for drawing. Coloured pencils were a natural progression and I love using good quality waxy pencils. I also enjoy painting in acrylics, watercolour and oil. Whatever the medium my approach is to lay down the layers of colour to allow the vibrant tones below to shine through. This technique, although very time consuming, gives a wonderful depth to the piece.
I am happy to work to commission so if you are interested please bubblemail me to discuss your requirements.
Linmarie / has written a beautiful poem which accompanies Safe in the Branches perfectly. / My skin is auburn / My eyes are autumn / My lips a taught brown frown / My fingers are branches of a tree / against my expression of being let down. / You never saw me when I stood right next to you / I walked on egg shells just to please you / You looked right through my soul, missed all I had to offer / …
Thank you very much for those that voted for Hounds Of Arawn in the Movement Challenge for the Coloured Pencils Group. This is a fantastic group with some wonderfully talented artists using this lovely media so I am over the moon to have been chosen. Many many thanks.