Tag Archives: Weston Park

…a new beginning …

….. snippets from my latest “proper” painting now underway… a “360° panorama of Weston Park – Western Bank – Childrens Hospital – Sheffield University”….. I originally planned to do this painting in January 2018, so hoping it will be finished … Continue reading

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….”Keeping My Eyes on You”……

……is the watercolour which had a tremulous start, plein air (see “Big Innovation” 9th September post), but has, amazingly,come to fruition…… …….its not clear in this painting who – the Giraffe, or the Gecko, is keeping an eye on who !  – maybe … Continue reading

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White Rabbit………

………..from a poster seen this morning. Very quick sketch done whilst in the Museum cafe. Winsor & Newton pro-watercolours and Gouache on a scrap of (scratched !)180 gsm matt photographic paper, as an experiment – not really successful

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Big News……Big Ron,Holly, & Mabel……are off to Malaysia !………….

……yes indeed ….. my ” Weston Park 360° ” watercolour is going off to a new home in Malaysia, where I know it will be truly treasured. Further, it will help local charities close to my heart……the full £450 (US $700/Euro 570) raised by the painting will … Continue reading

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Ciao Fiat ! As a Tribute……….

……….to my little red Fiat 500, who now has a new owner, I have to (reluctantly !) change my “Fiat Mephistopheles” Blog Header, to my “Weston Park 360° (Big Ron, Holly, & Mabel to the Rescue !)” watercolour, which is to to … Continue reading

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To The Rescue……!!!……..its Big Ron ………and…….

……yes, of course !!……Holly !  But……wait for it !!……..why are they in a VW Camper called Mabel,  ?………        …………its just a snippet of the full masterpiece – “WestonPark 360° (Big Ron, Holly, and Mabel to The Rescue)”. (as an aside,  Holly was going to … Continue reading

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Heart of the City…………

…….a slice of an emerging painting………this element features Sheffield Childrens Hospital (old & new), with mascot Theo the Bear, and the Royal Hallamshire Hospital in the background. In future slices……….a possible splash or two of Hendersons …….. ?

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