The Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Show in London opens tomorrow and I have a few new portraits on display there.
On the 13th October 2014 my portrait of Baroness Betty Boothroyd, was unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery. Commissioned by the Trustees of National Portrait Gallery,
I've recently returned from a short trip to Majorca.I'm always really inspired to draw the light and colour whenever I've been there
I was lucky enough to get tickets to go to see the swimming at the Olympics this morning.
I was commissioned around 2005/6 to paint a portrait of cricketer Sir Viv Richards for the MCC's art collection at Lords where they have portraits of the world greatest ever cricketers .
I walk past a lot of bright colourful street art on my way to my nearest art shop
This is a short film I have put together about the process I went through in painting my portrait of General Sir Mike Jackson which was commissioned by the National Portrait Gallery in London.
I went to the Picasso and Modern British Art exhibition which opened at Tate Britain in London this weekend.
David Hockney's major new exhibition opened a week or so ago at the Royal Academy in London. The public seem to love it but on the whole the London art critic's responses were less than positive.
London this morning was 1degree but felt like -3degrees. This is not as bad as some parts of the UK at the moment but too cold to paint all day with no heating.
I'm lucky to have just returned this afternoon from the first private view of the new Lucian Freud exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery
Playback of 2 of my Drawings done on the iPad
I would definitely recommend Sketchbook Pro Mobile.
I find it the easiest to use.It has a clean and professional interface.
I thought I'd upload this video of me drawing a head that shows how I measurecarefully the proportions before I shade it.
I have always loved the paintings of John Singer Sargent.Like a lot of artists I have wondered how did he paint like that?
I've always been very cynical about artists using compositional devices in their paintings such as 'The Golden Section'.
A couple of my iPhone drawings were recently published in the Guardian