This day was filled with relaxation. Just hanging out with my mother, grillin’, chillin’, and enjoying the day off with her. The weather was absolutely gorgeous out today, and my only regret is I wish I spent it more outside. 60 more words
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‘White Pears with Barry Stedman Vessel’
oil and graphite on canvas/(diptych) 12″ x 16″ and 20″ x 16″/May 2016
At last a new painting, this one a diptych, featuring a selection of the familiar white pears composed and observed in relation to one of the precious objects of the household, a Barry Stedman vessel acquired after being seen and fallen in love with during an exhibition at the Ruthin Craft Centre last year, the thing itself pictured below.
Over the years I have spent quite a lot of time going to flea markets, and like all collectors and dealers there is an endless fascination of spotting something that no one else sees or loves on a table laden with pre-loved treasures, old & discarded trinkets and time worn wares. 557 more words