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During the several months when Coronavirus lockdown locked me out of my studio, I worked from home on a series of paintings which reconnected me with my original love of pure watercolour.

Out of this has come a body of work, an example of which appears on the right, in which I have re-envisioned themes and styles in my practice over 30 years. The fruit of this process forms the bulk of my solo exhibition at the Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh, running from 3 to 21 November 2020.

Read Duncan's Macmillan's four-star review in the Scotsman.

In addition, my work is part of the On a Small Scale exhibition at the same gallery.

I am also still offering classes. A limited programme is available through the Edinburgh Drawing School. Finally, I have been creating a set of step-by-step lessons to be shared on line. Should you be interested, please feel free to contact me through the tab above.

Keep safe!

In January 2018, I won Glasgow Arts Club Prize at the Open-SSA and VAS Together 2018 and the W.Gordon Smith and Mrs Jay Gordonsmith Award at the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour (RSW).



The economic and social progress of their countries, (Le-Grau-du-Roi, France)

Watercolour on paper  - 48 x 66 cm - 2020