This is not about Dirty Harry

A little while ago, I wrote about the nose being an awkward and often time annoying part of the anatomy, to draw or otherwise render into anything realistic. Suffice to say, I have had plenty of practice since that time and the time honoured methods and approach, still do not meld and I have sinceContinue reading “This is not about Dirty Harry”

The Nose (Annoying Body Parts 1)

What are those things you detest in having to draw, paint or otherwise render onto your chosen medium? For me it is the nose, nothing irritates me more, than that bony gristly thing, with two holes in the end. That invariably ends up, in almost every portrait, I try to produce be it abstract orContinue reading “The Nose (Annoying Body Parts 1)”

Stuck in a rut

These last couple of days have been spent in a bit of an artistic flux. I have been feeling rather unwell, (imbalance at the Solar Plexus Chakra) if you are of a new age persuasion and have been feeling rather down and grumpy too, this has resulted in calling a lot of things into question,Continue reading “Stuck in a rut”


Yesterday I wrote on the theory of practice making perfect, in relation to painting and the building of websites. Painting is fine, I enjoy that. Websites no. Doing them is currently driving me up the wall and making me want to drink. The problem is exacerbated, by having a severely bruised Mousing arm right now,Continue reading “WEBSITES, PAINTING AND FOOD”