July 31, 2016

We have been very impressed by the massive figurative sculptures towering above the ramparts above the sea and suspended between two streets in Antibes.. There are 19 of these figures in Antibes, both men and women. They are all perched on stilts which add an extra dim...

July 17, 2016

This has nothing at all to do with art but it is such a wonderful annual celebration it is well worth mentioning. 

Every year on one Sunday in July, the village Medieval bread oven is opened up and lit. Firstly celebratory loaves of bread are lovingly baked to share amo...

July 16, 2016

In the afternoons a wind always blows angrily, making one feel a little crazy. That is the time I love to work. Here are some works I have painted since arriving here.

July 16, 2016

We arrived in Nice (by train) this Monday. It was searingly hot and we were overloaded with two very heavy cases, two overweight rucksacks, and two art portfolios containing my ongoing paintings.

We stayed the night in  Nice then travelled to our home in the villag...

July 5, 2016

Today I finished this rather crazy painting. It represents my mood. The title came to me because of a piece of music I was listening to, however the title also represents the weird and incomprehensible time we are living through right now. 

July 3, 2016

I am half way through an exciting month long online course run by Nancy Hillis, who is an existential psychiatrist as well as an abstract painter, based in the USA. The class is based on five modules, it  consists of video demonstrations, written course material, workb...

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