Quietest of Days

This Aberdeenshire landscape caught my heart on a quiet October morning. Scottish evergreen woodland meets an old deciduous tree-line above a broken drystone wall.

Dominic (portrait sketch)

Portrait sketch of Dominic Blake in oils. Young man resting. Dominic is an excellent model who I always enjoy working with. He has a great energy and enthusiasm for his craft and one of the most dynamic posers I know. This is one of his more contemplative moments. My aim in this piece was to catch the cool shadow side