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Now showing: Oxfordshire Artweeks at Cornerstone Arts Centre, Didcot, Oxfordshire
My painting 'Early frost', shown below, has been selected to form part of the show with 45 local artist' around the
theme of Woodland. Thursday 2 May to Sunday 16 June 2019. Artist/site number 241 in the Artweeks directory.
LLink: Cornerstone Arts Centre

I will also be showing two paintings at Appleford Arts - a group exhibition on the theme of the Water of Life
in the inspirational setting of St Peter and St Paul Church, Appleford-on-Thames.
Saturday 11 May to Saturday 18 May, 11am - 6pm. Artist/site number 234 in the Artweeks directory.

Link: artweeks

My new painting 'When I leave', below, was recently shown at the Oxford Art Society (OAS) Members'
Exhibition at the Garden Gallery, The Oxfordshire Museum, Woodstock, Oxfordshire.

Ideas are formed from an early morning walk around the River Thames in Oxfordshire where I live and work.

'When I leave'.
Painted with two gouache colours; Ivory black and Prussian blue.
Image size 59 x 39cm with white card window mount with a black rule in a black beech f
Finished size 80 x 60cm.
For sale £275. Collection only

web link: oxfordartsociety.co.uk

My Lovely Postcards - November Exhibition and online auction
I have submitted two 6" x 4" postcard size paintings (see below) to
Sobell House Hospice online auction and exhibition
titled 'My Lovely Postcards'.

I am the featured artist with an online interview with Sobel House
Community Fundraiser Bert Corbyn-Smith: link here:

The exhibition will be open to the public from 9–11 November, between 10:00 and 18:00
at The Cloisters Galley, SJE Arts, Iffley Road, Oxford. All proceeds raised from the auction will
go towards Beth’s Bursary Fund, which supports nurses to receive further training and education
in palliative care
. This so far has raised £25,000 in bursaries to more than 50 recipients.

This year’s auction will take place online at the following link; givergy.uk/mylovelypostcards
Bidding will open at 10am on 1st November and continue until 9pm on 11th November.
Please bid, there will be some brilliant artwork!

More information about Sobell House My Lovely Postcards can be found here

Left: Magpie sees the moon and right, Red kite spiral.

In the meantime I have been sketching with charcoal pencils and white highlighers on coloured stock.