Monday, 3 July 2017

trail to Eynhallow, Aikerness beach

"trail to Eynhallow, Aikerness beach"
size: 57.7 x 78.7cm (61 x 82cm framed)
chalk pastel on paper


Monday, 12 June 2017

hazy fields, Quoyloo

hazy fields, Quoyloo, Sandwick
size: 19.5cm square (including lime waxed box frame)
oil on card


Thursday, 8 June 2017

light over Hoy, Bay of Ireland

"light over Hoy, Bay of Ireland"
size: 47cm square (approx. 70cm square including mount and frame)
acrylic ink and chalk pastel on paper


Monday, 5 June 2017

rhythms, Warebeth

"rhythms, Warebeth" - Warebeth beach, Stromness
size: 28.5 x 44cm (50.5 x 65cm inc. frame)
oil monotype and chalk on paper

Saturday, 3 June 2017

blue horizon, Aikerness, Evie

"blue horizon" Aikerness beach, Evie
size: 19.5cm square (including lime waxed box frame)
oil on card

Friday, 2 June 2017

spring colours, Sand O' Wright

"Spring colours" Sand O' Wright beach, Hoxa
size: 15 x 20cm  (including painted box frame)
oil pastel on card

Tuesday, 30 May 2017

details: work in progress

Oil pastel drawing nearly finished.

Painting on glass, almost ready for monotype printing.

The early stages of a small oil painting.

Corner detail of a piece ready for framing.

On my table today: an acrylic ink and chalk pastel drawing.

Updates of finished pieces coming soon!

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

new hoxa tapestry gallery website!

The Gallery's new and improved website is now live! Please do check it out:

For the first time ever you can find my work for sale there - original art work as well as prints and greetings cards. There is also a link back to this blog, which I will continue to update. 

Hope you like it!

Monday, 10 April 2017

Honeysgeo green

"Honeysgeo green" - inspired by a shoreline pebble.
size: 8.5 x 9cm (13 x 14cm framed)
Woven 12 warps per inch using a mixture of cotton, linen and wool

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Scorradale sky

Scorradale sky
size: 20 x 15.5 cm (24 x 20 cm box framed)
oil pastel on card


Thursday, 23 March 2017

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

Marwick Bay

Marwick Bay
size: 36.5 cm square (58 cm square framed)
oil monotype, chalk and pencil on paper

Monday, 20 March 2017

Brig O' Waithe

Brig O' Waithe
size: 35 x 22cm (56 x 43.5cm framed)
oil pastel on paper.

Friday, 17 March 2017

windswept beach, Newark

Windswept beach, Newark
size:31 x 47cm (53 x 69cm framed)
oil monotype and chalk on paper


Newark Bay, Deerness

Newark Bay, Deerness
size: 60.5 x 39.5cm (82.5 x 61cm framed)
charcoal and chalk on paper

Friday, 10 March 2017

Dingieshowe, Deerness

"Dingieshowe, Deerness"
size: 13.8 x 19.5cm (30.1 x 35.8cm mounted)
oilbar and pencil on paper

blue reflection, Houton

"blue reflection, Houton"
size: 20.5 x 11.5cm (37 x 28cm mounted)
oil pastel on paper