Friday, 9 February 2018

A new piece for 2018 , i have been working on this one for the last 6 months , destroying and redoing previous attempts, i feel i have made some progress , my aim is to move beyond Naturalisim and Impressionisim to a more Expressionistic style..
This is called Dummy. Oil on canvas, 18x 22 inches

Sunday, 17 December 2017

Been a productive year, teaching and painting, here are some examples of the years work,







Saturday, 21 January 2017




Just updating , here are some new examples of work for 2017,  following a more experimental line in painting .Have been experimenting with how i make a mark on the canvas , trying to break the picture plane surface, am happy with some of the results.
                                             Dummy, oil on canvas 20x 15 inches
                                               Oliver , oil on canvas 20 x 18 inches
                                     Titus Andronicus , Oil on Canvas 32x 28 inches.

Tuesday, 29 March 2016

Here is a recent project i have been working on about the third policeman by Flann O brien,
Both are done in gouache with some added photoshop details.




Saturday, 6 February 2016

Wednesday, 22 April 2015



    Here is a recent still life i have completed using the limited palette of colors, Yellow Ochre,
    Vermillion, Black and White.