Paris Time

"Some days you just kind of ache for Paris. It’s not Paris itself of course. But what Paris means in your heart. Some places grow fonder in your memory because you were there and you struggled [with the strangeness… the language… the people… and the place] alone… but not lonely…...

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My Studio - My World

I don’t have a studio. Not one that many people would recognize anyway. You see… my studio is in my heart and my heart is in the wind. Sometimes I think I’d like to have one… a studio I mean… I already have a heart [grin] but maybe its better...

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The Story of Modi's Girl

Modi's Girl gouache 22 x 30 Jeanne so loved Modigliani that she gave her life for him.  She also gave the life of their unborn child. It was a desperate act of passion. Passion can do that to a person.  Here's why I think we need passion.  Even if it...

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Chasing The Light

Light. That beautiful transient thing. Artists have always chased it. Poets and lovers have too. Because light reveals an object. It tells the truth of a thing! In art and in life ... to 'see the light'... is to understand as if for the very first time [how darkness and light...

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Why Watercolour?

Why watercolour? People ask me that all the time [like they think I have a choice] ;) But don’t worry I’ve asked myself the same thing many times over the years and still can’t come up with a decent answer why [well certainly not a short one anyway!] I mean…...

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