Category Archives: Still Life


A few weeks ago, a student of mine brought in her violin to paint as a still life. As the instrument was a splendid Degani, I joined her and painted it myself. I remember some artist telling me that in … Continue reading

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My wife has a kitchen garden where she grows strangely shaped and vividly coloured varieties of vegetables. These are some rouge vif d’Etampes pumpkins which, as the name suggests, are redder than your average pumpkin. On winning first prize for them in the local … Continue reading

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New gallery

From today there are several of my still lifes on show at the Spa Galleries  in the Pantiles in Tunbridge Wells.

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Still more still lifes

Here are a few more still lifes I painted recently. You can see them at the Friendly Society Gallery in Berlin. For those like me whose children are leaving home…  

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Wine and Cheese

Here are a few recent still lifes. The models lead short, glorious lives and are immortalised.  

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Berlin Exhibition

There will be an exhibition of some of my still lifes at the Friendly Society in Berlin from 5th May 2013. So.05.05.2013 Ausstellungseröffnung (15:00-19:00 Uhr) Die Welt des Stilllebens  – The World of Still Life 05.Mai bis 11.August 2013    Am Sonntag, den … Continue reading

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Jamaican Still Life

This is a set of still lifes I painted for my Jamaican exhibition. The beer in Jamaica is called Red Stripe and comes in small brown bottles. You can often see men drinking their Red Stripes in the roadside bars, playing dominoes and smoking Craven … Continue reading

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