As with all my art, I prefer to work from observation in order to immerse myself in the landscape. Making studies on the spot and sometimes even completing whole pictures in situ, my aim is to capture the light and atmosphere and to describe what I am feeling.
I am drawn to the wild places where nature is slowly reclaiming the land, yet there are stories to find. The clues are all around.
Etched into rock and tree, river and mountain – our history is visible, woven into the landscape. There is much we can learn from this.
Ultimately the environment is shaped by climate. This is where we come in…