A time-lapse video: making my tortoise relief art table top.

Well, it turns out I had made several videos whilst working on my latest tabletop, which means I got to make a decent time-lapse video as I design and work with the pyrograph making and painting it. Enjoy! Continue reading “A time-lapse video: making my tortoise relief art table top.”

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Silver and the art of graceful ageing​

I saw this in a group I follow on facebook. Such a beautiful poem and a powerful image. You may wonder why I post it here but I find it profoundly moving and thus a work of art. Continue reading “Silver and the art of graceful ageing​”

Artwork: Evzone Marching

Following a recent trip into Athens to photograph the Evzones standing guard outside Parliament I was inspired to create this artwork. Actually, it’s something I’d long wanted to do (hence the photo shoot for reference). Continue reading “Artwork: Evzone Marching”

Artwork: A Minoan Offering

The art of the ancient Minoan civilization has long held a deep fascination for me and so I present my latest artwork ‘A Minoan Offering‘, 91 x 91 cms, created using mixed media on wood with pyrograph, featuring a characteristic Minoan woman making a symbolic offering to the horse. Continue reading “Artwork: A Minoan Offering”

Patras Carnival 2019

The Patras Carnival is the largest event of its kind in Greece and one of the biggest in Europe. Giant decorated cars, carts and coaches, and colourful papier-mâché figures fill the city streets for a full weekend of street parades and parties. Continue reading “Patras Carnival 2019”