Creating ‘Ronda’ from fond memories

Creating ‘Ronda’ from fond memories

Ronda is a city high up in the mountain of the Spanish province of Malaga famous for the deep El Tajo gorge that carries the rio Guadalevin right through its centre. This has to be one of the most beautiful places I have been to. It was a long drive from Puerto Banus and did…

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On the road to recovery after my operation

Since my operation (see my previous blog post) I have been getting seriously frustrated at not being able to get back into the swing of things again and pickup a paint brush. Over the last week the medication I have been taking after upping my dosage seemed to kick in so I have slowly begun…

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My Story – Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

My apologies for the lack of content on my blog and website over the last few months but I had to have an opperation which meant that I have not been able to paint as I have spent most of my time confined to bed during my recovery. Basically, most of my life I have…

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Cotton or Linen Canvas for paintings?

One of the questions I frequently get asked especially by new aspiring artists is what canvas material type do I use for my paintings and which is the best, Cotton or Linen? Oh dear what a question to put you on the spot and in simplistic terms, linen is my preferred choice. However that doesn’t…

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Inspiration and vision to create a painting

I have been asked a couple of times recently where I get my ideas and insperation from to create a painting? Where does that vision of the image I want to create come from? Well those questions are not easy to answer and depends on what type of painting I am creating. If we take…

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Welcome to my Blog

First and foremost I wan’t to say thank you for taking the time to visit both my website and blog. A big hello to all my new followers who are reading this for the first time! Well Koo.gallery is obviously a place where you can view my artwork give feedback contact me and purchase any…

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