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Devon Art Society Spring Exhibition 2017

Recently I participated in the Devon Art Society´s spring exhibition in Babbacombe near Torquay. I submitted a couple of new paintings. They were on show for nine days together with hundreds of paintings by fellow members. The pictures show my … Continue reading

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How to paint a harbour scene – Video No.225

Today I have chosen a 30 minute video by Alwyn Crawshaw who creates a beautiful harbour scene. Alwyn has written 28 books for Harper Collins. He has also been screened on Channel 4, the Travel Channel and the BBC with … Continue reading

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How to use Video on Social Media – Video No.223

Today I have chosen a 9 1/2 minute video by Mari Smith to give us tips and creative ideas on what you should do to integrate video into your social media marketing. The video itself is an example of what … Continue reading

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Preparing a Solo Exhibition for 2017

A few days ago I went to finalize the details for a solo exhibition at a museum in Greater London. The theme will be about two towns one in England and one in Germany who have started a 70 year-long … Continue reading

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Devon Art Society Summer Exhibition 2016

Today is the last day of the Devon Art Society´s summer exhibition at St. Annes Hall, Babbacombe Rd, near Torquay. A couple of my paintings will have been on show for a month together with hundreds of paintings by fellow … Continue reading

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New Seascapes – Gallery Update

Preparing for my exhibition with the Devon Art Society I have created a couple of new seascape paintings. My website has been updated accordingly. One of the new paintings shows a tall ship cruising near the coast with the sun … Continue reading

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How to attract more traffic to your blog – Art Tuition Video No.218

Here is video by James Wedmore who gives us 7 tips on how to attract more traffic to our websites. In this 7 minute video he suggests what you can do in short and to the point messages. Hope you … Continue reading

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How to work with galleries

Most artists would love to be represented by a gallery but find it difficult to be accepted. Understandably the gallery wants to represent a well-known artist. So how do you become well-known? If you are not famous you may still … Continue reading

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Devon Art Society Spring Exhibition 2016

At the end of April the Devon Art Society´s spring exhibition will open at St. Annes Hall, Babbacombe Rd, Babbacombe. It will run from Sat 30 April through Sun 15 May. I will be submitting some of my works very … Continue reading

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Top Tips – Canvas rejecting Paint

My POL friend Robert Jones recently gave us some useful advice on how to treat a canvas which rejects paint. He has granted me permission to copy you in. Here is what Robert said. Very often, unfortunately, canvases and boards … Continue reading

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