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Mr and Mrs Edward Hopper

I was delighted to read that Grayson Perry was giving the Reith Lectures as I posted yesterday. On opening the Seven section of the Sunday Torygraph, I thought it was going to be a double celebration with an exhibition of … Continue reading

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Catching the Odd Perspective

Originally posted on Paintings by Aline:
I haven’t mentioned it before, but I have been taking a figure drawing class at the Institute with Larry Christian.  Larry’s approach to drawing the figure is the opposite of academic drawing.  He pushes…

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My First OCA Assessment Piece!

As you may know, I’m doing a distance learning course in drawing with the Open College of the Arts (OCA). Most of my work is published on my online log book “The Milkman Goes To College” but yesterday I drew … Continue reading

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The Sketchbook Project

Originally posted on mags phelan:
Thought this might be of interest to others on Drawing 1 – a blog post on the recent London exhibition of books from The Sketchbook Project.  What a brilliant idea! http://colourliving.co.uk/the-sketchbook-project

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Two Award Nominations. Thank you!

Earlier this week I was nominated by Jenny for the One Lovely Blog Award. I met Jenny in person earlier this year at an Art Fair near Blackpool. Two days later I was nominated for exactly the same award by … Continue reading

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Finally! Draw Out 2 in Castlefield at 4th Attempt

Despite my Cunning Plan, Draw Our 2 on 8th July was cancelled due to threatened heavy showers (which duly arrived). This is the wettest UK summer that most people can remember. Even posters have been appearing. Ironically one of my … Continue reading

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100 New Caravaggios – An Update

With regard to the displacement of the Duchess of Cambridge from the front page of the Daily Torygraph by a report of the discovery of a hundred Caravaggio drawings, that fine paper has published an item today deep in its … Continue reading

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