Monthly Archives: December 2009

BUTTS AS LANDSCAPE


I’m well into my latest drawing, Buttscape, a result of an idea I had from the drawing Liar, liar, liar that I began last week. The latter drawing has given me another  idea, this time with beer cans that I … Continue reading

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GLOVER PRIZE 2010


I have  completed my entry form for next year’s Glover Art Prize and have enclosed a small “snippet”. My entry is very different from the one that was selected for this year’s exhibition. It would be true to say that … Continue reading

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SETTING GOALS Part 3.


Today’s image is a quick sketch in preparation for a drawing (40 x 60cm) which came from research for the piece I am currently working on, Liar, liar, liar. After drawing a number of cigarette butts, I thought of a … Continue reading

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SETTING GOALS Part 2.


This year I produced more drawings than I had intended. I was trying to produce less work that took me more time, was more detailed and sensitive. Well, I am pleased to report that my work became more sensitive and … Continue reading

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SETTING GOALS Part 1.


About this time of the year artists start to think about what they would like to achieve in the coming year. Some  write lists that are displayed on notice boards, their diaries, in the kitchen, study or in their studio … Continue reading

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LAYING THE FOUNDATIONS


Nearly all of my research has been done and I’m well into my latest drawing, Liar, liar, liar. There are still a couple of things I want to add, but I have enough information (and direction) with which to to … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS


I wish you and your families peace, joy, hope and love at this special time of the year. May the year ahead be all you want it to be. God bless. Richard

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