Dreaming of the sea

One of my few lino prints. I wanted a simple image that conveyed the relationship between the girl, the shells and the pattern of the water. Linoprint 18.5 x 23.5cm

I can’t sleep

This painting is all about those annoying sheep who refuse to be counted. There they are –  leaping out of the pen, eating cake and generally being very annoying. Watercolour 48 x 38cm SOLD

Faces in the sun – hands in the dirt

This painting was inspired by that lovely feeling when you go into the garden at the first showing of sunshine after the winter. As you work in the garden it uncurls the tension to feel the sun warm on your face even as your hands touch the cool earth. Acrylic on board. 30 x 30cm SOLD

Lark Song

Her cat is feigning indifference but she feels drawn to the song of the lark that surrounds her. Acrylic on wood  30 x 30cm SOLD

Interesting creatures

Her oneness with her dogs and their interlocking shapes as they rest together was inspired by the sense one has of the understanding of mood that many animals have, particularly dogs. Acrylic on wood  30 x 30cm SOLD

It felt good up there

She is sitting in a tree, surrounded by nature, occasionally reading or watching the birds. This sense of peace and feeling at one with nature was something I wanted to capture in the painting Acrylic on wood  30 x 30cm SOLD

Powdermills woods

After a visit to Powdermills Woods near Battle, I wanted to paint what I had seen, enhancing the many colours of the undergrowth and wild flowers in a fractured way to give an indication of the dynamic nature of the way things grew. Acrylic on canvas  50 x 68cm

Keeping chickens

The large cockerel is naughty and frisky. His eager eye is viewing all those pullets with lip smacking promise. Acrylic on wood  30 x 30cm

Grace beauty fire

The silent bond between people and horses. Their awesome power and her tenderness captured in a small gesture. Acrylic on wood panel  30 x 30cm