Abstraction.

I have playing around with shape and colour lately, reverting back to a my earlier approach when we first settled in France. I think I have said before that I feel I am getting stale with my realistic paintings, and have decided to continue exploring more abstract motifs, whilst retaining a recognisable image. I think this exercise will stand…

Narrowboats and canals.

In October we spent a few days on the Oxford canal with a couple of friends who own a narrowboat; this was a wonderful experience of a very different world, a slow moving chug through the rolling English countryside, which ( apart from tending to the lock-gates which could be quite strenuous) was relaxing and…