Posts tagged “still life


Recently, I was asked about the way I use colour. The person asking described my colours as “intense”.

It’s true, – I see colours intensely. I can feel/taste/smell even hear their notes. Colours “sing” to me – however subtle the tint, the hue is there…


Glass Jar (1st watercolour workshop)

Glass jar (watercolour)













Light i (detail)

Light iii, pastel (detail)








…pale skin reflecting warm light hums vermillion against a background of orchestrated blues…






Over the garden wall (Snowdonia series)

Over the garden wall (Snowdonia Series)







…lilting violet perfumes the shadows, whilst the yellows rise to a pitch of buttery sunlight