Tag Archives: Fine art

Mynderd Vosloo – Featured Artist

Mynderd Vosloo is a full-time Illustrator and Cartoon-Portrait artist from Hondeklip Bay, a small Fisherman’s Village in South Africa. He holds a BA Fine Art degree and after working for the Pretoria News as their Cartoonist and Illustrator he moved … Continue reading

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Painting at a Shopping Centre before Easter

It has now become a tradition for me to exhibit and paint at our local shopping centre. It is a two-day event in my annual diary for the weeks running up to both Easter and Christmas. The photos show my … Continue reading

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Painting at a Shopping Centre in December

In recent years I have been able to exhibit and paint at a shopping centre. It has become a regular two-day event in my annual diary for the weeks running up to both Easter and Christmas. The photos show my … Continue reading

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Andy Hamblin – Featured Artist

Andy Hamblin started his career at Southend School of Art & Design followed by a very successful career as an international commercial artist for over 30 years. After winning several creative industry awards Andy decided to become a professional ‘fine … Continue reading

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Brian Robinson – Featured Artist

Brian Robinson trained as a graphic designer at Art School followed by a successful career in the advertising industry.  During that time painting was his hobby. With the advent of computerised graphics Brian quickly discovered that pushing a mouse around … 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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Michael Anderson – Featured Artist

Mick Anderson was born in 1947 and now lives in North Norfolk UK. He contracted polio at the age of two but through the benefit of great health care he received from the NHS he has had a very fulfilling … Continue reading

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Top Tips – Varnishing Watercolours

I have found an interesting article on how to varnish watercolours. Some artists may prefer not to do it at all since the varnish may change the property of your work. The varnish will also protect the painting but so … 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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Painting at a Shopping Centre

As in recent years I shall be painting and exhibiting again at a shopping centre this Easter. The photos show the painting of the building and my display. I shall be working from memory and photographs depicting the beauty of … Continue reading

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