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My neocolor and storage solution

over a period of time I eventually collected the entire range of neocolor, I bought 10 a week, and crossed each colour off their chart. Problem was how to store then, so I bought an upright container, with three split … Continue reading

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Very large bumblebee watercolour

A very happy Christmas to all. I took a few hours today to finish off a couple of watercolours/ caran dache neocolor combinations, the first is a large bumble bee-‘Bee Big’ the second is a quick highland cow- ‘ chewing … Continue reading

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Commision painting hare with poppies

              As I mentioned in my previous blog post, a friend of mine had asked if I could paint a hare with poppies, as a gift for a family member. Now I don’t usually … Continue reading

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New forest…… Highland cow? Yes we have them here too. Liptastic!

I usually paint animal seen in and around the New Forest, ponies, horses, donkeys, hares, cattle. You would not expect to see those hairy highlands here in the south of England, wrong, we have them too, grazing amongst the other … Continue reading

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Hare we go again, hare watercolour and caran dache neocolor

have I said before how much I am loving these neocolor? Lol well here is another hare two! both females,I think, they look that way. i just can’t get enough of the beautiful pigment, and wax feel of these crayon … Continue reading

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Spring brings swarms. A better bee study

this spring/ summer, I have been privileged to see a number of bee swarms, with the abundance of flowers and warm weather, it seems to have affected many areas on the south coast of England, the busy little insects even … Continue reading

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Horsing around watercolour and neocolor, with stencil background

I had lots of fun with this horse, he was going to be only painted in red blue and green, but as always the brown appeared, and he resorted back to my usual style, it is hard to paint in … Continue reading

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