Preparations are almost complete for this weekend’s Art, Jazz & Steam event at Levisham station. The marquee is sitting in the sun in the station paddock ready for the music and art exhibition, the beer tent is up and awaiting the barrels of real ale, and the tea hut staff are poised waiting for delivery of fresh … Continue reading
It’s taken all summer, but I’ve managed to complete my description of the atmosphere and play of light beneath Pickering Station’s new roof. Light Duties started, as it had to, with a very detailed drawing of all the roof struts, light-beams and reflections. It turned out to be an exercise in what not to paint. The … Continue reading
You might think clambering once up a filthy coal-mountain inside a steam engine tender for a little light watercolour work is enough… tomorrow I climb back into the same black hole for a second time. But this is for the Yorkshire Post’s star photographer Gerrard Binks who has come to report on me and my victims. … Continue reading
A selection of cards featuring my artwork is now available in the online shop. All are £2.20 and blank inside for you to write your own greeting. There are also two selection packs on special offer – 6 of my watercolour landscape cards for £10 and 8 of my railway extracts for £14.