by the sea: photo a day challenge


https://vimeo.com/296165822 by the sea Church Cove Gunwalloe The LIzard by the sea photography Caryl Beach. small abstracted mixed media on canvas. Caryl Beach. by the sea my favourite place to be a place of contemplation and inspiration Looking across from St Ives Bay to Godrevy Lighthouse photo a dayhttps://citysonnet.wordpress.com/category/photography/challenges/

December – It’s snowing on WordPress!


Just returned from an amazing 10 days in Cornwall. My brain is bombarded with imagery of landscape and art. The Chance into Abstraction 3 day workshop was so inspiring. Ian Robertson led the workshop and it was all I had hoped for. You can view his work here: http://www.robertson-wardman.co.uk The Robyn Denny exhibition was also amazing …

Autumnal News


A busy time in the studios following Open Studios at the end of September. Now working on new mixed media for The Wynd Gallery Christmas display. Currently : Six canvasses in Harpenden Wesleys Cafe. Two mixed media works in Wynd Gallery Letchworth. Three paintings in Bebo Cafe Hertford. Two mixed media works in HAS Members …

Security- photo challenge


I love the sea and to watch the tide ebb and flow, see the waves crashing against the rocks, watch as the storm approaches churning the waves, contemplate the tranquil ripples of a calm swell. I do however have a hidden fear of the waves reaching beyond the safety of the ancient cliffs and man …

[549] Green is my favourite colour creative project / Most appreciated – Art Limited


Source: [549] Green is my favourite colour creative project / Most appreciated - Art Limited As my work is inspired by landscape it's no surprise that my favourite colour is green and hues of. The Art Limited site is a great place to showcase your work, This project is one I have created called 'Green …

Playing with paint – taster sessions in mixed media


This year I have set myself some new challenges, and as part of Open Studios this year at The Forge Digswell there will be short taster sessions available in my own studio, a chance to play with paint and mixed media using my materials and techniques. Aimed at people who believe that they cannot paint or draw- …

Work in progress February 2017


At last I have been able to return to the studio after a prolonged Christmas break...life gets in the way sometimes and although much of it is pleasurable there comes a time when I yearn to be back in my retreat at The Forge and creating again. I have re visited some canvasses and started …

Hertford Town showcasing local artists


Two Art shows are launching this week in Hertford. Hertford Art Society have their 19th Members Art Show at the Cowbridge Hall. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Visit: http://www.hertfordartsociety.co.uk three of my mixed media works are on show there for the three days. Courtyard Arts are celebrating their 20 th Anniversary with a Members Show throughout …

Open Studios at The Forge


Open Studios at The Forge Saturday and Sunday 21st and 22nd May 2016 11am -4pm A CREATIVE hub in Digswell, Welwyn announces a chance for the public to see new works in May during a weekend of Open Studios. Open Studios at The Forge is a celebration of the visual arts and creative process, offering …

Inspirational – my take on Cornwall


The pin board in my studio is mostly covered with panoramic landscapes taken in Cornwall. The place that inspires me every time I visit and compels me to make new work when I return home. I just ask myself why is 'here' my home and 'there' the place I just visit two or three times a …