Category Archives: Methods of working- creative ideas

Hampshire Open Arts Studios – The Keepers

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I’m so looking forward to tomorrow , The Hampshire Open Arts Studios is happening over the next couple of weeks and weve now taken over the whole pub with all of artwork ,  9 artist in one space do need … Continue reading

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Work on display at the Dancing Man Brewery in Southampton

It so  great to see how many Southampton cafes and pubs are supporting local artist in the area by displaying their work, as more local businesses including small local art gallerys are emerging and creatives are working together to put on events that … Continue reading

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Sketches -People

I rarely sketch portraits but every now and again a subject engages me. Sometime ago I discovered some photographs of people living on the streets. The faces just had a story to tell and inspired me to start creating . … Continue reading

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New art studio

Good news , I now have a new art studio in Southampton. I have been creating my artwork in my spare bedroom for sometime now, the dilemma is that often I am unable to leave my work out as I … Continue reading

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Here and There exhibition now open for business

If you are anywhere near Portsmouth Hampshire Hampshire that you might want to pop into the ASPEX Art Gallery current exhibition http://www.aspex.org.uk/events/here-there-guildhall/ where you will see “My Journey” series on display.  

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Getting ready for Aspex Gallery artist exhibition “Here and now”

I just wanted to share that my Journey series original works are going to be exhibited at the Aspex -Guildhall Gallery in Portsmouth as part of the Here and There exhibition running from the 28th January to the 8th of … Continue reading

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New art work December 14

Hi I just wanted to share my latest art work that I am in the the middle of . combining different styles and challenging myself to work with colors that I don’t normally work with it is has been a … Continue reading

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Great tips on earning money as a artist

http://blog.artweb.com/how-to/exhibiting-your-work-part-1-getting-started/ I am often stumbling across great tips on promoting your artwork so I thought that I share this one with you

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Keeping motivated , getting together with other creatives

It is often easy to become isolated during the creative process and if your not careful this can lead to the old creative block.This is very much the case when much of your income is derived from your creative work. … Continue reading

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Exploring my creations responding to a jungle theme

 Developing on a initial inspiration and developing a theme I am often asked about how I create my work so I thought that I would share some of my creative  processes. The inspiration for this series started life with a … Continue reading

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Networking meeting up with other creatives/ keeping motivated

It is often easy to become isolated during the creative process and if your not careful this can lead to the old creative block.This is very much the case when much of your income is derived from your creative work. … Continue reading

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Freeing up your creativity- abstract freestyle experimentation 1.

For this approach I have found that it is better to work on several pieces  at a time with the theory that at least one will work out and that you can always creative new work from the ones that … Continue reading

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Creative blocks and thoughts on overcoming them

Being creative by nature I have always been involved in lots of creative projects, so when the old creative block kicks it is often easy to put of dealing with this by immersing yourself in other creative activities instead. Now … Continue reading

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