[This post contains 11 images] I was one of those artists who avoided painting roses for many years. The first few miserable attempts I made, I found myself drowning in petals. It was all too confusing to say the least - the way the petals slip in behind each other - the gentle tapering curves... Continue Reading →
[Art and Poetry. This blog contains a poem and image of a Sloth, painted in oils.] As I live in South Africa, the sloth was never on my list of animals to paint. It is usually lions, elephants, buck etc., however, I was looking around for a very furry animal to paint and came across... Continue Reading →
This video was taken in the Kruger National Park. When I arrived on the scene the impala had just given birth and the little one was lying in the dead bush. The ground was hot to the touch as it was 45 degrees Celsius, and the impalas were gathered under the meager shade of a... Continue Reading →
I keep digital art 'real', and would be able to recreate each creation onto canvas using brush and paint.
This post was originally published on 7/9/2017. Updated on 15/10/2018. Birds have that something that is a little more challenging for me as an artist than most subjects. I am a bird-lover and I guess the main reason why I am attracted to birds, besides their beauty is their happiness! Painting and photographing birds have filled many... Continue Reading →
A fantasy has not been told, but truth which must be extolled. A true account of eternal life and death as revealed by God in Heaven to the apostle John in a vision, who committed the prophecy to parchment, known as the unquestionable Revelation. The day draws near when every eye will see the birth... Continue Reading →
Like many other artists, I do not like been taken away from my studio, just in case I am inspired to do something - and that something would have to be done now! So when I have to go visiting, which I do enjoy, I try to combine art and the trip. I find travelling... Continue Reading →
WHY I PAINTED THIS My interest in this subject arose from an art challenge to paint the death mask of this unfortunate girl, named ‘The Unknown Woman of the Seine’ or 'L'Inconnue de la Seine'. I was intrigued by the subject, as unrequited love and death often go hand in hand. The fact that she... Continue Reading →