Crickets and Cabarets

After a cloudy start today, the sun decided to make an appearance just before lunch. I’d like to be able to report that I have been very busy working on new paintings for an exhibition which is fast approaching. But … Read More

Le Weekend

Endeavouring to do something else other than work at the weekend! Yesterday went with a couple of friends to purchase a specific wine that they wanted to take back to England for a special occasion. The weather was so glorious that we … Read More

Friday March 5th

I have a collection of work to do for an exhibition at the end of this month. Can I even get started! I have numerous ideas in my head, some have even got as far as being a scribble somewhere, … Read More

March 3rd

Another great venue has been confirmed. Monastère de Gaussan, dating back to Roman times, is set in extensive, beautiful and tranquil grounds and has history and painting subject matter by the bucket load. Paint the peach blossom, the stunning colours in the … Read More

March 1st

Well, it’s going to be another red dot on my calender marking another day of sunshine. A rather strong chilly wind, but if you can keep out of it, then get ready to bask in the sunshine. So mush so … Read More

Being organised

Thursday February 24 Today is a pottering about sort of day and I’m tackling some seemingly small jobs, yet jobs that you need to creep up on, if you know what I mean. I’m not the tidiest of people, ask … Read More


Wednesday February 23 Watched one of my favourite, uplifting films last night, ‘Madagascar’. I still see new things and human comparisons in it. I love the penguins, ‘smile and wave boys, smile and wave’. Fab. Day 15 of February sunshine … Read More

Download overload

Tuesday February 22 Didn’t get to the venue as the weather was a bit gloomy and I want to see the vnue at it’s best and check out the best painting spots ‘plein air’, so will go later in the … Read More

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