The architecture in Valetta is stunning with its warm rustic ochre coloured buildings and those gorgeous strong shadows which I always find so inspirational. Painted using a selection of painting knives with Jackson’s oils on board 16 x 20in. Knives are such expressive tools to paint with, not the stuff of detail, which I find helpful as it prevents me from ‘fiddling’. They’re so useful for creating those textured walls etc. Studio painting reference my sketch book and small watercolours.
About the Artist
Having studied fine art and graphics at both Stafford and Derby college, my career working as a graphic artist and latterly as editorial artist with Northcliffe Media Ltd, has kept me constantly in touch with all aspects of art and design. Painting mainly in oils, acrylics and watercolour, my…View full profile