MaxMax – Coloured Pencil and Gouache

Mas is a mixture of polychromo pencil and black gouache on hot pressed white paper – creating a clean, crisp, colourful image.


ScoobyScooby – Soft pastel on Velour Paper


Mr Chico

MrChicoMr Chico – Coloured Pencil and Gouache

Mr Chico is a mixture of polychromo pencil and white gouache for dramatic effect against a coloured background of pastel paper.


FergieFergie – oil on Canvas Board

Taken from a beautiful photograph supplied by the owners.  No need for any tweaking on this one, I didn’t have to change a thing.


MandarinMandarin – Oil on Box Canvas

Original photograph with kind permission from Pring Photography.


HarryHarry – coloured Pencil and Gouache

Harry is mainly polychromo pencil with a touch of white gouache for his blaze, on coloured pastel paper.


Bert and Paddy

BertPaddyBert and Paddy – Oil on Canvas Board

PaddyPaddy – Oil on Canvas Board

this group of paintings were the final pieces I had to submit for my Pet Portraiture Diploma.  A big thanks you to Mary Gray for the loan of her fantastic photos.  You be pleased to know I passed with Distinctions.


BertBert – Soft Pastel on Velour Paper


FluffyClrFluffy – Coloured Pencil and Gouache

This is my cat Fluffy – affectionately known as ‘Her Majesty’.  she was painted with a mixture of coloursoft pencils and various mixed coloured gouache on tinted pastel board.

Jack and James


Jack and James – Graphite on Bristol Board Paper

These cheeky chaps are my two sons.

Rose Bud

RoseBudsRose Buds – Oil on Board

When I am not painting and drawing our furry friends I enjoy painting flora and fauna.


BarneyBarney – Coloured Pencil on white Cartridge Paper

Barney holds a special place in my heart and is still one of my favourite pictures.  He has pride of place on my business cards.  A reminder of days gone by when my children were small and played ball with him in a friends garden.