I’ve managed to finish another icon painting.
2013 is over now. It began for me with a fantastic party in a big country house, a buffalo dance in a king’s coat, and an icy swim in a pond. It ended with a baby.
I made this painting a long time ago, from a quick outline doodle I’d drawn of someone I saw in the street. I used to display it at the Kew Studio, in the staircase gallery, and the staff at the nursery on the ground floor used to turn it round to face the wall.
It is winter, here is a sheep and lamb. My fingers are so cold I can barely write. This is not because I am a starving artist but because I […]
Anna Portch’s play ‘Our Savouress’ was shown at the Graft event last night at the Pleasance Theatre, a great evening. I was asked to produce an icon for Jessica, the […]
Some more icon doodles to amuse you, all in egg tempera.
Planting the feet firmly into Art.