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Holiday Art 3. People.

My eldest son. A study in blues. Acrylic & pencils. The dry look of the texture and colour scheme was influenced by frescos. The pose and look are all his own. Started form life, then finished of from quick images … Continue reading

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French drawings: Edward & Mrs Simpson x3, plus transport sketches.

My family had the pleasure at staying at the old weekend residence of Edward & Mrs Simpson. Click here for more on that. There were good photographs of the couple around the houses including this one of the two of … Continue reading

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Gargunnock House, Stirling, Scotland

This summer 16 of us rented a manor house in Scotland for a week. The many rooms were full of paintings of the former owners long lineage. Having an A3 sketchbook to hand, all the family tree ended up on … Continue reading

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