Paperwork 4 Exhibition, August 2017

Paperwork 4 Exhibition, August 2017

Our Annual Paperwork Exhibition opens this Thursday 17 August at 6.30 and runs until the 28th.  Once again Marion Barron, Trevor Davies and I will be exhibiting works on paper at Fringe Venue 208, 2 Howe Street, Edinburgh. I will be showcasing a range of drawings...
Handmade brushes at Porty Art Walk

Handmade brushes at Porty Art Walk

  When I was in Australia recently, my daughter, Natasha, and I did a workshop on making handmade brushes with the wonderful artist, Lorna Crane. Since then we have been making a whole selection of brushes from found materials and testing them out on different media....
Artists’ Book Fair, Fruitmarket

Artists’ Book Fair, Fruitmarket

I went to the Artists’ Book Fair at the Fruitmarket gallery a few weeks ago and bought a little ‘boiled book’ by the artist, Kerry Douglas. I thought it was very beautiful and I wanted to experiment with the process. She had given me a few...
Turcan Connell Prize at RSW

Turcan Connell Prize at RSW

Feeling happy. I have just won the Turcan Connell prize at the The Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour (RSW) for one of my...