THOUGH WE TRAVEL THE WORLD OVER TO FIND THE BEAUTIFUL...

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WE MUST CARRY IT WITH US OR WE FIND IT NOT

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Every painting starts with a pure white sheet of the smoothest paper, Fabriano's Classic Satinata.

Using pigment inks and very fine nibs the line is able to dance across the surface. The pen finds its own fidgetty way over the paper, no pencils or erasers for me.

Wells Cathedral
Wells Cathedral
Bishops Palace Wells
Bishops Palace Wells
Shepton Mallet
Shepton Mallet
Lansdown Hill Bath
Lansdown Hill Bath
Ensemble Wells
Ensemble Wells
High Street Wells
High Street Wells
Sherborne Castle
Sherborne Castle
Gold Hill Dorset
Gold Hill Dorset
Pultney Road Bath
Pultney Road Bath
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Part of my studio, where the colour happens. Schmincke paints are my absolute favorite, here's where I colour the black ink drawings sketched on location.

Those drawers are full of work and prints.

Vicars Close Wells
Vicars Close Wells
Sturminster Mill
Sturminster Mill
Wells Cathedral East
Wells Cathedral East
Mompesson House Salisbury
Mompesson House Salisbury
Market Place Wells
Market Place Wells
Crown at Wells
Crown at Wells
Minterne Magna Dorset
Minterne Magna Dorset
Stokesay Castle
Stokesay Castle
Montacute House
Montacute House