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After borrowing a really cool adapted easel from Charlie (studio owner) at the last market in St Hilda’s, I realised I needed to up my game.

So, the original stand I built (which has served me well over the last 18 months or so) has been dismantled and partly used, along with new wood from B&Q, to create something with some height…

12/06/17: BEFORE…

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13/06/17: AFTER…

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Back in the local between 11am and 5pm, where I’ll hopefully have a new piece of display apparatus that I intend to make this week especially!

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It was a good day all round really, with decent sales for lark lane and loads of great feedback and reactions to both the new display stands and also the new superhero work (captured in this photo I caught of a member of the public smiling as he reads)…
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A rare art/craft market that I’ll be attending this year! I’ve been taking a back seat from these types of events as they don’t really work out financially for me. This could well be my last of 2017. It’s over three days but I’ll only be there on Saturday and Sunday, not the Monday

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This was my stall on the Saturday before all of the ‘Scouse Superhero Scandal’ newspaper series was purchased!…
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And this was Sunday’s set up…
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Started another painting today as part of my recent British classic comedy series of work, this time of Sid James and Barbara Windsor in ‘Carry On Abroad’ (I believe)…

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14/05/17: 45mins…
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1hr30…
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15/05/17: 4hrs30…
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17/05/17: 6hrs30…
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23/05/17: completed after 11hrs30 overall…
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After returning from Paris, I’m definitely in a different place art-wise.
I just took a blank 18×14″ canvas today and began painting whatever comes in to my head. My aim here is to not look at anything for inspiration (photos etc) and just go with my thoughts.

09/05/17: 45mins…
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3hrs…
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11/05/17: completed after roughly 8hrs30…
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Number Eight of an eight-piece collection of paintings on 12×9″ canvases featuring Liverpool managers who have won silverware. This one is Rafa…

18/04/17: 10mins…
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22/04/17: 45mins…
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25/04/17: 1hr15…
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Complete change of heart regarding the composition!

15/05/17: 1hr30…
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16/05/17: 1hr45…
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24/05/17: 2hrs30…
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01/06/17: 3hrs15…
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14/06/17: 4hrs…
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16/07/17: pretty much completed after 8hrs overall…
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Number Seven of an eight-piece collection of paintings on 12×9″ canvases featuring Liverpool managers who have won silverware. This one is Houiller…

18/04/17: 10mins…
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22/04/17: 45mins…
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25/04/17: 1hr15…
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Complete change of heart regarding the composition!

15/05/17: 1hr30…
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16/05/17: 1hr45…
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24/05/17: 2hrs30…
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01/06/17: 3hrs15…
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14/06/17: 4hrs30…
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19/06/17: pretty much finished after 8hrs overall…
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Number Six of an eight-piece collection of paintings on 12×9″ canvases featuring Liverpool managers who have won silverware. This one is Evans…

18/04/17: 10mins…
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22/04/17: 45mins…
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25/04/17: 1hr45…
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Complete change of heart regarding the composition!

15/05/17: 2hrs…
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25/05/17: 2hrs45…
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01/06/17: 3hrs30…
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14/06/17: 5hrs15…
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20/06/17: pretty much done after 8hrs overall…
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24/06/17: completed 8hrs10 overall…
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Number Five of an eight-piece collection of paintings on 12×9″ canvases featuring Liverpool managers who have won silverware. This one is Souness…

18/04/17: 10mins…
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22/04/17: 1hr…
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24/04/17: 2hrs…
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Complete change of heart regarding the composition!

15/05/17: 2hrs15…
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16/05/17: 2hrs30…
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25/05/17: 3hrs…
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02/06/17: 3hrs45…
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12/06/17: 5hrs15…
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21/06/17: pretty much finished after 7hrs45…
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24/06/17: completed 8hrs overall…
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