Review – CLOSER STILL – Jenny Gibson and Chantal Gillingham at Bowery Visual Arts

(featured image – installation view of Closer Still , Chantal Gillingham) Jenny Gibson’s photographic prints at Bowery Visual Arts are both revolting and seductive. In a style reminiscent of Helen Chadwick’s Wreaths to Pleasure; Gibson has placed charity shop style china figurines in viscous fluids, like jelly, custard and cream. Photographs show a  gloopy, unctuous…

2016 review – portraits

Been looking through my artwork from this year and I’d forgotten how many portraits of people I know that I’ve done, including some commissions. Thanks everyone who asked me to draw or paint something this year – and if anyone would like to commission a piece of art from me in 2017, you just need…

Ink drawing time lapse video

Hello! I made this video to share on my Patreon page a month ago. (Patrons get to see everything first!) It’s really short, but I hope you’ll enjoy watching me work.    

Coca-Cola, bottoms, Toblerone tunnels, and art.

Hello! I wanted to share some of my recent artworks here and fill you in a bit on the themes and ideas behind them. First up, here are two watercolours of vintage jumpers, which I painted in October 2016. I picked the jumpers out to paint from images found online, as I was attracted to…