I am an artist. I trained in Watercolour but started using acrylic paints a few years ago and have certainly found my niche.
I like to paint in a realistic style but not necessarily real subjects. Usually I add an element of the unusual or mysterious.

  • Age: 64
  • Joined: March 2010

Journal

January 2011

I have just noticed that I have now got over 500 views of my art here on RedBubble. Very pleased with that. / Over the last month I have had two top 10 finishes in challenges. Very happy about that too. / I am working on a series of women in paintings at the moment. I am thoroughly enjoying painting them. It is amazing how each of these women takes on a personality as I paint her.
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October 2010

October was really good to me. / I had three paintings featured. Mediterranean Morning and Peaceful River were both featured in the group Realistic Paintings about Water. Stirring the Storm was featured in the group Witches, Wizards and Warlocks. / I also made the Top10 in two challenges. Peaceful River in the Anything Goes challenge in Realistic Paintings about Water, and Stirring the Storm in t…
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Taking photos

Hi, / I really do admire the photography people. I take dozens of photos of each of my paintings before I get one that is good enough to upload onto RedBubble. I would much rather be painting than taking photos; it seems much easier to me. lol. / And then there is the quality. They look ok while small but when enlarged, some are no longer crisp and clear. And some of them are. I have no idea why …
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First Up

Hi, I can’t imagine anyone but me wanting to read this, but all the same it is a good way to keep track of my achievemnets here on RedBubble. / I was stoked when I received my first comment, and as I uploaded more paintings people were making nice comments. Family and friends comment on my paintings but to receive unsolicited positive comments is truly inspiring. Thank you to all. / And the…
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