Big, Bold, Barn Owl.

Big, Bold, Barn Owl.

For about a week now, I’ve had the urge to paint a big, bold Barn Owl. Last night, we saw a Super Blue Moon and I’m not sure if that had anything to do with it, but I sat and painted exactly that! A Big Bold Barn Owl. I had every intention of taking...
March Madness with Mixed-Media!!

March Madness with Mixed-Media!!

As is often the case with me, I’ve been dabbling with some new ideas and just recently it’s been ‘mixed-media’. I’ve been experimenting using different papers as both grounds and collage material with varied and interesting results....
Fun With Owls and Art in the Classroom!

Fun With Owls and Art in the Classroom!

A few weeks ago I was invited to spend a couple of days working with some groups of children at a local primary school on their ‘owl project’. The first day began with an ‘Owl Encounter’. The school had arranged for Gary the Falconer from...

New! Hares on feathers…

Hi again, as promised, I thought I’d show you my latest feather paintings which are all of one of my favourite countryside creatures, the hare. I have been lucky to see some wild hares while walking locally – once even during a hawk walk at Puxton! They...