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About Chrome Yellow

This recent article about how the yellow pigment used by Van Gogh fades over time caught my attention. https://news.artnet.com/art-world/van-gogh-sunflower-discoloration-1296050 Microscopic x-ray imaging and chemical mapping technology was used to find (maybe verify) that he used Chrome Yellow pigment – a … Continue reading

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Cut Flowers

Cut Flowers (with Madeline Richards), 2017, oil on canvas, 48 x 48in I have long had plans to repaint these flowers, after doing a smaller version a few years ago. That was a decent painting, but they weren’t dark enough … Continue reading

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Oil Paint and Brand Reviews

I have used a wide variety of oil paint. I thought it might be useful to share my thoughts on different brands comparatively, and what I have come to value having experience with so many different lines (and price points). … Continue reading

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Power Outage

Power Outage, 2017, oil on prepared paper, 22 x 30in

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Drawing for Wave (framed)

Drawing for Wave, 2011, ink and tea on watercolour paper, 19 x 25in This drawing was in the recent ARTSIDA7 exhibition and benefit auction. I made the frame out of oak, oiled with linseed. Happily it sold and helped raise … Continue reading

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Fun Fun Fun in the Summer Sun (Swimmer)

Fun Fun Fun in the Summer Sun (Swimmer), 2016, watercolour, 15 x 11in

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POI (Person of Interest)

Person of Interest, 2016, watercolour, 24 x 16in

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