Changing Faces

Here are some stats: It’s official! March, 2013 was the second coldest recorded with an average temperature of just 2.2 degrees C, matching temperatures for March 1947, with only March 1962 being colder. 2012 was the UK’s second wettest year since records began in 1910, and for some areas, the wettest. Apart from the effects…

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Colour is Reasoning

The Post-impressionist painter, Pierre Bonnard (1867-1947) wrote in a diary, ‘Drawing is sensation. Colour is reasoning‘.    For an artist who made drawings in his diaries I assume this is a reference to his working method where he quickly recorded his sensations in front of nature.  Colour, on the other hand, was only ever used in…

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