Monthly Archives: May 2012

Draw Out 1 – The Inaugural Walk

After talking the talk for some weeks, today was the day I had to walk the walk! Sandwiched between heavy rain last week and the promise of more rain next week we had a splendid sunny day for our first … Continue reading

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A plea: Any ideas for a snazzy title?

I’m organising a series of monthly Walks with a Sketchbook over the summer. Generally people don’t like going out sketching en plein air by themselves and non-sketching family and friends complain about having to hang around. So if there is … Continue reading

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What is a portrait?

According to Wikipedia (Remember, Sheldon!), “a portrait is a painting, photograph, sculpture, or other artistic representation of a person, in which the face and its expression is predominant. The intent is to display the likeness, personality, and even the mood … Continue reading

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Annie Lennox’s Cabinet of Curiosities

As I said, I was at Salford Quays on Monday taking photos for my Salford Quays series of screenprints when I wandered into the Lowry to see the House of Annie Lennox exhibition. While the exhibition had a wall of … Continue reading

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Chris Nash – the New Degas?

Last week I printed some images of the Imperial War Museum North which is at Salford Quays. (I loaded them up to my website last night.) I was quite pleased with how they turned out so I’ve decided to do … Continue reading

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