Artist and designer
by Stephen Gray. Medium: ink glazes. (Hung below at the exhibition).
two paintings by Rona, left, and right, paintings by Stephen. These are
on the ground floor reception and cafe area. To the right of the photo
are double doors leading through to the ward where there are a further
eighteen paintings. Upstairs from the reception area a further five paintings
can be seen on the curved wall.
joint exhibition of work at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre (NOC), Oxford,
with Rona, Honorary
Member, Oxford Art Society, (see
photo of Rona below). We each showed thirteen paintings at the
newly built hospital with the assistance of Tom Cox, NOC Arts
NOC website is here: here
Rona's website is here
The Nuffield Hospital Art Studio
website is here
left to right: Rachel Ducker, myself, Wendy Newhofer, Rona
and John Somerscales, all Oxford Art Society Members at the Private
View of the 5th Anniversary Show, 03 Gallery, Oxford Castle,
to the 03 Gallery, Oxford Castle
celebrate its 5th Birthday the O3 Gallery brought together a selection
of the most exciting artists working in the South-East region today. All
artists participating in the 5th Anniversary Show have exhibited in the
O3 Gallery at some point during its five year history, and they returned
on this special occasion to each present a piece of new work.
I painted these two pieces over the last year when on holiday with my
family. The idea of an ice cream boat at Sandbanks near Bournemouth is
a stroke of genius on someone's part! The boat goes back and forth along
the shallow stretch of water playing a merry tune. Children love paddling
out to the boat to buy an ice cream or lolly.
Ice-cream boat, Sandbanks.
Painted with gouache and artists' water colour.
Image size 290 x 230mm in a beech frame. SOLD.
I spotted my son,
lost in a world of his own, rockpooling at Looe in Cornwall.
I did wonder how long that wonderful age of innocence would last.
rockpooling at Looe