Blinded by the light

My dad looked at one of my paintings and said ‘the white needs to be whiter’. I rolled my eyes. I understood what he meant but I know that it was not possible to make the white any whiter than it already was, but I could make the surrounding area of the white darker. YouContinue reading “Blinded by the light”

The People’s Painter

The Mercer Art Gallery in Harrogate is running an exhibition on the work by William Powell Frith. He’s well known as ‘The People’s Painter’. The exhibition runs until the 29th September. I was struck by this painter’s storytelling abilities through the painted medium. These are paintings from a period which we may not have aContinue reading “The People’s Painter”