Art Rooted In Nature

Art Rooted In Nature

I’m so proud to have this piece of work in the Strauss&Co “Art Rooted in Nature” Evening Sale on 25th June 2024. Voelklip Beach Hermanus Original oil painting 48 x 24 cm My painting is Lot 267. You can view it here. And register to bid here....
Simplify The Landscape

Simplify The Landscape

Thursday 18th & Friday 19th April 2024Fork & Farm, Stanford Two-day plein air landscape painting workshop. For this workshop, we will be focusing on taking the complexity of the landscape and simplifying it into basic shapes. Discover and develop practical...
Lands Cape

Lands Cape

I’m excited to be part of a group show of small artworks at The DOOS Gallery in Knysna. Friday 28th July 3 – 6 pmSaturday 29th July 10 am – 1 pm The DOOS GalleryThe Showroom15 Meeu StreetKnysna Industria
Value Studies

Value Studies

Why value studies are such an important part of my process. Value, put simply, is how light or how dark something is. It’s one of the most important elements of art, in my opinion. It took me quite some time to really understand why a value study is so...
Inspiration

Inspiration

How I find inspiration, and on working en plein air. I live in a BIG dramatic landscape that includes the Kleinrivier (Little River), Kleinriviersberg (Little River Mountain) and Akkedisberg (Lizard Mountain), abundant Fynbos flora, the leafy historic village of...