Author: Jo

Brimham Rocks ‘floating’ in the mist Hi Everyone and welcome to my Newsletter for June 2020! So this month has seen the loosening of lockdown, which for me has meant that I’ve been able to get out walking a little further from home, but not quite yet...

Section from “The Edge: Great Almscliffe Crag Hi Everyone and welcome to my May Newsletter! Well it’s still all a bit strange but life has settled down, in my case anyway to walking first thing in the morning and then getting out into the studio...

Absolutely delighted to be a featured artist in Painters TUBES magazine: Landscape Edition, out now...

Local walk during Lockdown April 2020 Hi Everyone and welcome to my April Newsletter! I think things have settled down a bit this month, or at least I think we're all settling into a new routine...

Hi Everyone and welcome to my March Newsletter…yes I know it’s April (just), but there’s been rather a lot going on! Looking out from great Almscliffe Crag-before the lockdown Ok, so my plan for this month and for the newsletter was to talk about all the shows...

art&York 2020 art&York is a 3 day event celebrating art, design & contemporary craft at York Racecourse Events Centre, North Yorkshire. Friday 23rd, Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th October 2020 120 artists showcasing their own work and selling direct to the public.Workshops, interactive areas, demonstrations, installations, artist talks, cafes...

Artist's inspiration: Golden light at one of my favourite places, Brimham Rocks! Hi Everyone, and welcome to my February Newsletter… So, if I’m being totally honest, January has not panned out as I hoped it would; I’ve spent most of the month fighting off various flu bugs,...

WIP In the Studio today-building mid layers on a large canvas, in my Cornish Margins Series. WIP today, day 3 painting on the large canvas which is part of my Cornish Margins Series. Having fun using Liquitex Paddle brushes and Catalyst Wedges, and building...

Pang Christmas Show 2019 Invitation Delighted to be taking part in the PANG Christmas Show 2019!! PANG is a network of practising professional artists working across a wide range of Art disciplines...

I'm delighted to say that I've been elected as an exhibiting member of Leeds Fine Artists. It's a very prestigious Arts Organisation with a long heritage and an extensive programme of annual exhibitions-can't wait to show with LFA! *To find out more about LFA, check out our...

            Excited to be showing alongside a fantastic bunch of artists as part of La Galleria, Pall Mall, Summer Show! The PV is on the 9th July-please send me an email if you would like tickets...

Hi and welcome to my latest Great Art Materials Blog! This time I'm taking a look at this really useful set of 80  I Love Art Twin Tip Markers...

Hi! This time I'm looking at the very wonderful oil colours made by Blockx. These are unusual in that they are still hand-made in Belgium by a small family firm which is on its 5th generation of the Blockx family to produce paints and pigments...

Thrilled to be part of this year's Harrogate Open at the Mercer Gallery! Loads of great artists-really well worth a visit! Above: Anstruther-my painting in layered acrylics on panel in this year's show...