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Setting the Scene
Before I start, I do a photo collage with the images I have chosen, which have inspired my painting. I listen to repetitive music to get in the rhythm and let that flow through to my brush. This work is on a metal panel. I love to see the shine of th
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Born Of The Thespian World
I was 17 years old when I did my apprenticeship as a commercial artist. I was taught craft, drafting and construction by artisans, reproductionists, illusionists, and masters. It was about aesthetics and technique, precision, flamboyancy, extreme, c
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Keeping Memories
Like thousands of other retirees, I started this part of my life with lots of resolutions. I still don’t have a new bathroom or a tidy garden, and the bush that surrounds my home is still a fire-hazard, but I have achieved one aim - to become a compe