Fantasy
3 years, 6 months ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on On the crest of a wave – oil on canvas – 16″ x 20″ (41 x 51cm) – 2015
On the crest of a wave - oil on canvas - 16

This painting was inspired by the 19th century French artist Guillaume Seignac.

3 years, 8 months ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on The Green Man – oil on canvas – 19.5″ x 24″ (49 x 61cm) – 2015
The Green Man - oil on canvas - 19.5

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3 years, 12 months ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on Roaring Lions – oil on canvas – 17″ x 21″ – 2014
Roaring Lions - oil on canvas - 17

The subject for this painting is derived from Nichiren Buddhism. The characters in the lower half of the picture – shi shi ku – indicate master and disciple raising the lion’s roar by chanting the mantra of nam-myoho-renge-kyo together.

4 years, 1 month ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on The Owl and the Pussycat – Oil on Canvas – 17″ x 39″ (43 x 99cm) – 2014
The Owl and the Pussycat - Oil on Canvas  - 17

This painting is inspired by Edward Lear’s well known nonsense poem. Please checkout the blog.

5 years, 4 months ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on The Art Collector – Oil on Canvas – 5′ x 4′ – 2014
The Art Collector - Oil on Canvas - 5' x 4' - 2014

This picture took almost a year to complete. To find out more about it please go to the Blog section of this website.

5 years, 5 months ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on The Art Collector

The Art Collector – Oil on Canvas – 5′ x 4′ – 2013 – To find out more about this painting please go to the Blog section of this website.

6 years, 7 months ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on Enigmatic Still-Life
Enigmatic Still-Life

Enigmatic Still-Life – Oil on Panel – 23″ x 14″ – 2011. This painting began as a studio still-like. I was never quite sure what to do with it then i had the idea of putting in a coastal setting. The peacefulness of the sea offsets the tension between the hardness of the bronze and […]

7 years, 1 month ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery, Landscape Comments Off on After the Floods – oil on canvas – 30″ x 40″ – (76 x 102cm) – 2011
After the Floods - oil on canvas - 30

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7 years, 1 month ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on Replay
Replay

Replay – 31” x 36” Oil on Canvas 1996. Many artists when painting the story of Christ have used contemporary settings and clothes, for example ‘The Adoration of the Magi’ as painted by Giorgione and Bruegel from Italy and Flanders (Belgium) respectively. I have carried on this tradition. I got some friends of mine to […]

Sue
7 years, 1 month ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on Sue
Sue

Portrait of Sue – 12” x 16” Oil on Panel 2000. This portrait was begun in a crowded life room and finished in my studio, some time later I added a background.