A couple of new wildlife prints have been added to my online shop recently. Professionally printed by dStudio. The original painting is also listed in my shop here Original has sold.
My latest wildlife artwork is of a Harvest Mouse in a tulip. It was such a cute composition to paint. I painted it on tinted Bockingford watercolour paper. It’s the first time I have painted on tinted paper, and I like how it makes the colours subtly different and the white of the mouse ‘pop’. […]
My original watercolour painting Winter Waxwing is now listed in my online store for sale. It is painted on heavyweight Bockingford watercolour paper, my current favourite paper as it is a good thickness and works well for both my watercolour and acrylic work. I also have Winter Waxwing available as an open edition print. It […]
Below is a time-lapse video I recorded as I progressed with my Winter Waxwing painting recently. I omitted the close-up detailed work towards the end as I struggle to have the phone overhead while trying to work close to the paper. I’ve tried different angles but nothing worked. The majority of the time I spent […]
The Waxwing is a beautiful bird. A pinkish buff colour, crest set atop the head, black eye ‘mask’. But it’s the red wax-like tips on the wings that give this bird its name. A longed-for winter visitor, some years large numbers are seen throughout Britain. You may be lucky enough to have a group locally, […]