I draw and paint landscapes using charcoal, graphite, acrylic, watercolour, gouache, and inks.

I'm also a printmaker. I'm a member of Edinburgh Printmakers and Highland Print Studios. I have a portfolio of etchings, aquatints and photopolymer prints as well as linocuts and relief prints.

I like to try out new techniques and materials, so check my blog to see what I'm currently up to. My love of the outdoors means that landscape and nature are themes I return to again and again. I'm also continuing to expand my knowledge of art history and gain greater insight into the work of artists of the past.


Scottish Society of Artists

Peter Barr Photos

Visual Arts Scotland

News: Viva Venezia 2017

Following our little sketching trip to Venice earlier this year, six of us are holding a joint exhibition in Edinburgh in October. It will be in the Birch Tree Gallery, 23a Dundas Street, opens on Saturday 14th October, and runs until Sunday 29th October.

Sadly I can't make it to the opening, but I will be there on the afternoon of Tuesday 17th October and the ...


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