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50 YEARS AS A PRO.

50 YEARS AS A PRO. 2016 marks my first 50 years as a pro. A full-time professional artist that is, or FTPA. I don’t really...

TRIP TO VENICE.  

TRIP TO VENICE.   The last on the list. I paint original paintings of iconic cities. In a list of cities that I have painted then...

ST PAULS CATHEDRAL.

ST PAULS CATHEDRAL. When I was a boy, before my voice broke, I was in the choir at St Pauls. I like to drop that...

VERNISSAGE EXHIBITION PREVIEW.

VERNISSAGE EXHIBITION PREVIEW. We came across the concept of a Vernissage when we were invited to exhibit at an art gallery in Sweden. Vernissage is French and...

SECRETS FROM BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE GUILD

SECRETS FROM BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE GUILD The Fine Art Trade Guild is based in London, serving the world-wide fine art industry with 738...

7-STEPS TO GET YOUR PICTURES INTO THE BIG SHOPS

7-STEPS TO GET YOUR PICTURES INTO THE BIG SHOPS Licensing images for John Lewis or Harrods A very successful international artist once confided with me saying...

THE ZEN OF ARTISTS RUN ART GALLERIES

THE ZEN OF ARTISTS RUN ART GALLERIES SKYLARK GALLERIES A few years ago I was in London, walking along the Southbank path on the opposite side...

HOW TO PAINT A MASTERPIECE

HOW TO PAINT A MASTERPIECE Videos showing step-by-step how I paint my pictures. In the previous blog about the International Spring Fair there was a picture of...

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BENEFITS NOT FEATURES OF ART…

BENEFITS NOT FEATURES OF ART... This blog is another re-run of a previous blog from a couple of years...

ART – FOR SALE or FOR RENT.

SELL or RENT Most artists have two tasks going on at the same time. First is making their art,...

Small, medium, or big art…

Big art, middle size art, or small art? This blog is about the benefits and problems that painters have when they choose...

NUDES, WHY? SEX IN ART!

One of the reasons that I was interested in becoming an artist when I was just a teenage schoolboy was that artists...

WEDNESDAYS JOB

WEDNESDAY’S JOB – part 1 … by Rachel Brown Administration – love it or hate it – it’s got to...