David Johnston RSW Scottish landscape watercolour artist

The beauty of a late autumn afternoon is captured in watercolour, the movement of the grasses captured by applying washes over masking fluid.

 

When did you realise you wanted to become an artist and what ... Continue reading

Peter Davis talks to us about his watercolour paintings

Have you always known that you wanted to be an artist?

In 1969 I was taken as a sixteen year old to an exhibition at the Laing Art Gallery in Newcastle of the work of Claude Lorrain. ... Continue reading

Francis Boag: A Spring Solo Retrospective

Francis Boag: A Spring Solo Retrospective

Following its successful launch, Francis Boag looks back at his 2018 Spring Solo Exhibition at Gallery Heinzel:

You have been perfecting your craft for over 40 years, does further painting experience each year make the solo ... Continue reading

Francis Boag – An Artist’s Profile

Francis Boag – An Artist’s Profile

Name: Francis Boag

Age: 69

Birthplace: Dundee

Career Background:

I enrolled at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art in Dundee, just 3 days after my 17th birthday in 1965. This made me one of their youngest ever graduates, when ... Continue reading

How To Buy Art

How To Buy Art

Buying your first original artwork can be daunting. For many, art is something once owned by wealthy industrialists that’s revered in lofty public spaces. It’s not something in your home competing for attention with Peppa ... Continue reading