Perspective, Composition & Portsmouth

Week 7 and my Computer Games Students have begun the rocky road to understanding the complexities of perspective and composition. As a self directed study (homework) they were asked to go out and do a photo shoot around Portsmouth. The

Perspective, Composition & Portsmouth

Week 7 and my Computer Games Students have begun the rocky road to understanding the complexities of perspective and composition. As a self directed study (homework) they were asked to go out and do a photo shoot around Portsmouth. The

Gravy Trains and falling leaves

It’s been far too long since my last blog but life has an irritating habit of getting in the way of writing for pleasure ! On the South Coast, it’s officially autumn, leaves on the trees are turning yellow, red

Gravy Trains and falling leaves

It’s been far too long since my last blog but life has an irritating habit of getting in the way of writing for pleasure ! On the South Coast, it’s officially autumn, leaves on the trees are turning yellow, red

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Anatomy of a Lino Cut

My tableĀ at Fire Monkey Arts Collective, Studio 1, Hotwallsstudios, Old Portsmouth Wednesday 21.12.16. I normally work from home to do the preparatory work but once a week the shared HOTWALLS studio becomes my domain and Wednesday afternoons are sacrosanct !

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Anatomy of a Lino Cut

My tableĀ at Fire Monkey Arts Collective, Studio 1, Hotwallsstudios, Old Portsmouth Wednesday 21.12.16. I normally work from home to do the preparatory work but once a week the shared HOTWALLS studio becomes my domain and Wednesday afternoons are sacrosanct !

Poems, paintings and prints

It’s been a while since I last posted, during which time I’ve contributed work to a number of group shows in a number of different galleries. My reason for not blogging has been simple, up until now I have found

Poems, paintings and prints

It’s been a while since I last posted, during which time I’ve contributed work to a number of group shows in a number of different galleries. My reason for not blogging has been simple, up until now I have found

Lino Cuts, Pubs and Exhibitions

“The Ship and Castle” Copyright Chris N Wood All Rights Reserved available from Jack House Gallery Old Portsmouth At art school, in the early 1970’s, I did a lot of etching and have since dabbled from time to time but

Lino Cuts, Pubs and Exhibitions

“The Ship and Castle” Copyright Chris N Wood All Rights Reserved available from Jack House Gallery Old Portsmouth At art school, in the early 1970’s, I did a lot of etching and have since dabbled from time to time but

Pyrrhic Victories, Life Drawing and finance

Pyrrhic victory : Parking a vehicle outside ones house is a luxury, only afforded to those lucky or wealthy enough to live in the countryside – those of us who live in inner city areas often have a struggle to

Pyrrhic Victories, Life Drawing and finance

Pyrrhic victory : Parking a vehicle outside ones house is a luxury, only afforded to those lucky or wealthy enough to live in the countryside – those of us who live in inner city areas often have a struggle to