Man on the corner

Salford, 24th September 2018 Sat on the corner, a man sits with his pencils, paper and paints lovingly capturing local life for years he’s being perfecting his craft only using the same palette of colours to bring reality of the places he draws in pencil or charcoal to life


Salford 12th June 2018 Cognitive act of great effort noting and transferring the idea and vision carefully to canvas using colourful media equal care given to the objects around the main subject not forgetting the sun or the sky taking attention to each shade of blue transferred reality is – there’s plenty of them asContinue reading “Concentration”

Violet Red

#coloryourworld #cyw #reds #violetred Salford 10th April 2017   The tussle between the shades of red began as they fought it out on the painters palette ballet of an artistic nature started at opposite ends of the rainbow The bluer shade he stood his ground as artists painted the flowers he’d found but as pigmentContinue reading “Violet Red”


      Salford, Sunday 29th January 2017 A Watercolour painting of the Roman ruins at Oludeniz, Turkey Mum and Dad were out of the house this weekend, visiting my little sister and her family, A marathon session of CSI, NCIS and FA Cup football were planned – and went very well, (Manchester Utd winningContinue reading “Watercolour”

Raw sienna

#coloryourworld #cyw #rawsienna Valuable pigment from the Tuscan hills, your golden tones are a sight to see a valued commodity … from deep in the ground many an Italian master painter 👩‍🎨 would have you there on their paint 🎨 palette but it’s not gold that sets off your cherished demand like pyrites of old,Continue reading “Raw sienna”


Faded The picture on the wall began to show its age some time ago a recollection of a noted man some time ago   Father Time has been kind to this wise old master but now the critics of history have had their say   Furrows in the oiled canvas collect small particles of timeContinue reading “Antiqued”