Taieri River Landscape – the process

I've come to realise the importance of preparatory study before diving into a final painting. This post details the steps prior to the finished artwork, I hope you find it both interesting and useful. Photo was taken just outside Ranfurly, New Zealand during a wonderful weekend of teaching. The original photograph. I was drawn to... Continue Reading →

Working with alcohol markers…

Alcohol markers are a great sketching tool, they are easy to carry, quick drying and there is a vast array of vibrant colour. You can also blend and layer them which can deepen the value. I found them a little challenging to start as I was looking to echo my results of watercolour, which of... Continue Reading →

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