I spent Lockdown 1 with my partner in Barons Court. It was great to be in a totally different visual environment and ‘forced’ to really look around me. Initially I focused on the view from one of the windows:
In the absence of a studio, I tried to make the whole house my studio, but I was particularly drawn to the reflections and surfaces in this bathroom:
While I was painting these I also did a bunch of still lifes and sold quite a few as part of the #artistsupportpledge on instagram (do check this out if you’re looking for some very affordable art – nothing is more than 200 pounds/dollars/euros):
Towards the end I ventured out to do this commissioned painting of Palliser Road:
Meanwhile, when not painting, I took lots of photographs in Margravine Cemetery:
Everything was going fine, until I was abducted by a mad hairdresser:
Hope you’re all well – Lockdown 2 post coming soon!