Category Archives: Sport

A Splash with Watercolour

  Splishy, splashy, drippy, droppy……Watercolour is simply a wonderful medium for the subject of fly fishing.  By name, by nature, it is perfect for water, reflections, droplets, ripples.  The only think I can say though, is you have to be brave with the pigment, as the water on the paper will dilute the pigment, you…

Madeira Magic!

The inspiration for my latest paragliding painting came from Flight Culture, John Welch’s photograph from Madeira. The very appealing low light illuminating the underside of the glider was enticing to try and capture in watercolour.   “Painting”  light is a fascinating process and the use of tone can assist…..in this case, the sun-lit underside of the glider…

A future star!

“Danny Kent”  Watercolour 38cm x 38cm. Danny says on this website: “I’m a pretty normal 18-year-old from Tetbury who is lucky enough to be living my dream of being a professional bike racer.”  His manager, Roger Burnett believes him to be one of Britain’s biggest upcoming talents, as does double World Superbike Champion, James Toseland, and…