Friday, August 18, 2017

"Don't be afraid to suffer,
take your heaviness,
and give it back to the earth's own weight.
The mountains are heavy,
the oceans are heavy..."

-RAINER MARIA RILKE.
(Excerpt from "Sonnets to Orpheus" 1922-1923.




"Portrait of Victor Hugo" by Auguste Rodin
Marble, circa 1840.

Friday, August 04, 2017

NEW PROJECT BEGINS...

At work on the exciting collaboration with
Maltier le Malletier ~PARIS~
A bespoke series of "Desiderio" Style handbags
"The Golden Horse" - "Le Cheval d'or"

In true Maltier le Malletier ~PARIS~ bespoke style, if required, each bag can be personalised to the buyers taste
with a choice of contrasting coloured leather side panels and also choice of either goatskin or cotton canvas lining.

" Le Cheval D'or " is quite a large bag based on the classic Maltier le Malletier "DESEDIRIO" model and measures a generous 47cm x 42cm x 23cm.

Clean lines and harmonious proportions give the bag a timeless and classic travel bag style and look.

The bag is created in soft full grain calfskin, and hand-sewn with waxed linen thread.

Also featuring a zippered inner pocket and two other interior pockets.

More information about ordering or purchasing can be obtained
by contact through www.maltier-le-malletier.com

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

NEWS...

I am very happy to announce being conferred as an
Honorary Brand Ambassador for ~Montegrappa Italia.~


Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

TODAY IN THE STUDIO: Finished Work - "Out to the Distant Reef"


"Out to the Distant Reef" (Study)
Oil on Canvas 30 x 30cms


Monday, June 12, 2017


How can it be that sometimes this innocuous 'emptiness' causes so much anxiety?