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My 2017 Exhibition at the Koekkoek Museum in Cleves

This coming sunday May 28 I shall be exhibiting at the Koekkoek Museum in Cleves, Germany. My friend Peter Kempf and I will be demonstrating traditional techniques at that very special venue. This year it coincides with an exhibition of … Continue reading

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Landscape inspired by B.C.Koekkoek – Acrylic Painting

In preparation for my exhibition at the Koekkoek Museum in Cleves I have created another interpretation of the 19th century Dutch painter´s B.C.Koekkoek´s works. It is a combination of two of his paintings. The originals were summer landscapes while my … Continue reading

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Reproducing a van Aelst Still Life – Video No.228

Today I have chosen a 4 1/2 minute video showing the process of reproducing a still life. The 17th century original by van Aelst emerges in beautifully fresh colours. The Dutch painter Willem van Aelst was employed at the Medici … Continue reading

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Valence House – Acrylic Painting

A little while ago I was able to tell you about my upcoming solo exhibition at a museum in Greater London in 2017. As there are some 14 paintings to be got ready for the occasion I thought I would … Continue reading

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Introducing Renato Muccillo – Video No.227

Today I have chosen this 10 minute introduction into the work of Renato Muccillo who has developed a wonderfully refreshing and new approach to landscape painting. His almost photorealistic oil paintings do not present nature the way a photograph would … Continue reading

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Acrylic Painting of North Devon Coast

After many long sessions I have finally managed to complete this painting of a North Devon coast. I enjoyed every minute of it. Nature has created a beautiful rock formation which presented itself in a wonderful light. The seagull gives … Continue reading

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Acrylic Painting of a Castle Inspired by B.C.Koekkoek

Here is another reproduction of a painting inspired by the 19th century Dutch painter B.C.Koekkoek. It shows Landsberg Castle on a hill. On the right hand side you can see a small lake and there is a cow next to … 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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Devon – Video No.D01

England offers a wide variety of motifs for landscape and seascape paintings. So I have decided to show you my favourite photographs and video clips which help me remember the beauty which inspires me to paint.

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Alwyn Crawshaw – President of Devon Art Society

Yesterday I had a chat with Alwyn Crawshaw the famous art tutor, tv personality and writer who is also the president of our art society. Alwyn has written 29 books for Harper Collins and has made eight television series totalling … Continue reading

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