World Horse Welfare Sculpture Trail
Nick Skeltons Big Star to feature at Royal Windsor Horse Show 2019
I have been hard at work on a very exciting project in the last few weeks. I am very proud that World Horse Welfare has entrusted me to paint a Big Star sculpture, complete with portraits of the Olympic Gold medal winning pair at Rio and London on either side.
The finished sculptures will be on display at the Royal Windsor Horse Show held on 8 - 12th May
Have you ever wanted to invest in artwork for your home, but are at a loss as to what styles, colours and subjects to choose?
In this post I will try and give you a few ideas and help boost your confidence about choosing a suitable piece of art for your walls. Don't be scared, if you stick to a few of these simple rules, your home will look super impressive and you will have some fantastic pieces of art for that all important talking point for your dinner
TOP TIPS FOR TAKING GREAT PHOTOS OF YOUR PET
My hints and tips to enable you to take a great photo of your pet for use as the reference for an art portrait.
These are just a few things that I have learned along the way, and by providing me with the best possible photo - you will enable me to provide you with the best and most realistic representation of your pet as is possible! After all, a portrait painting can only have as much detail in it as the supplied
...for a good reason, I should add!
I was lucky enough to be able to use one of Benjamin Clark's Photographs that he took of Ben Hobday flying around the course at Badminton 2016 on Mulrys Error.
I produced a watercolour, depicting the incredibly moving image of Ben carrying Hannah's Willberry around the terrifying course on his back. A poigniant reminder of the young people having to face the toughest battles any one can ever face in their