Tag Archives: Plein Air

Diamond Jubilee Pageant: June 2012 Painting of the Month

The Procession of the Diamond Jubilee Thames Pageant, 2012 24 x 40 inches / 60 x 102 cm Not being a person who likes to miss out on a spectacle, I was thrilled to be able to witness at first … Continue reading

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August Painting of the Month: ‘Redentore – A study of Fireworks’

There is a great sense of liberation when painting fireworks. Beyond the oohs and aahs is a curious profanity about the spectacle: at first you sense a childlike fascination with flashes and bangs, then as the spent sparks fall back … Continue reading

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Tonight’s the night – Portland Gallery ‘En Plein Air’ opens

Paintings are hung, film is rolling and the Portland Gallery is ready for ‘En Plein Air’. Only thing left to do is enjoy a chilled glass of champagne!

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