A New Era

Just a short post to let any readers know that this blog will be closing down in the near future. My new site http://matthewkingarts.com is now up and running and anything future posted will be over on there. All welcome. Advertisements

My Favourite Artists

My Favourite Artists

I thought I’d write a short post on my favourite artists. In truth this was prompted by me deleting my Pinterest account, and realising that I had a board on there devoted to just this subject. So I thought I’d transfer this collection to a more permanent home here. I wouldn’t necessarily describe all of … Continue reading

The Snowdon Horseshoe

The Snowdon Horseshoe

I’ve been struggling in recent weeks with my painting, and it’s the old story of being too busy doing other things so that I’ve felt I’ve had to make myself sit down and paint (never a good way to generate quality output). The net effect of this is that I’ve tended to rush things and … Continue reading

The Cley Mill Project

The Cley Mill Project

So, I’ve been back at my watercolour class 4 weeks now and in contrast to the first time I was part of this class nearly two years ago when we did different exercises each week, we’ve just completed a multi-lesson project to paint Cley Mill in Norfolk. Essentially this was following one of those step … Continue reading

Starting Out

Starting Out

Welcome to my new blog about my journey as an artist. The intention is to document my evolution from where I am today through to, hopefully, something a lot more proficient and with something approaching my own style. After not having picked up a brush since school, it was the collision of two things that … Continue reading