Archive for August, 2014

Here’s one to ponder on and any comments would be appreciated.
A person came into the studio the other day, and after looking at my paintings said ‘they are all so different, you don’t seem to have your own style’ and I got to thinking that she was right. I wasn’t sure initially if it was meant as an insult or a compliment ? Yes I am influenced (and always have been) by other artists, and still are, people like Joseph Zhubik, Alvaro Castagnet and John Lovett – Artist and my original influences like Ron Ranson Watercolors John Blockley and Rowland Hilder.
But to me, as an art lover and painter I remain like a small child, like a sponge soaking up all around me. Many artists become one trick ponies, but surely the journey is more exciting than the arrival……