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Pete Marsh
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Painter and printmaker
Painter and printmaker

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The Last Ever Electric Tour
In 2014 I completed an oil on canvas inspired by Status Quo's "Frantic Four" Tour. The painting was called "Good Time Boys" and sold very quickly along with signed, limited edition Giclee prints. I recent attended Manchester Arena to see Quo perform "The La...

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Art class Bolton
Art classes for all abilities... start:  Thursday 12th January,  10am-12noon  Fusion Community Hub,  2-10 Connaught Square, (just off Eldon Street),  Tonge Moor,  Bolton BL2 2JA.  Materials provided.   Come along to a friendly art class with tuition from a ...

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Rick Parfitt oil painting
I first saw Status Quo around 1985 or 1986 when I was working as part of the stage crew at Manchester Apollo and we were working on their gig at Sheffield City Hall. Many years later I saw them at Manchester Apollo during their Frantic Four tour.....their p...

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Crompton Walks Exhibition
I am delighted to report that there will be an exhibition of relief prints produced by: St. Paul's CofE Primary School, The Valley Community School Halliwell Befriending Service The work was inspired by the local heritage within the Crompton Ward of Bolton....

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autumn colours
Last autumn I worked on a couple of paintings inspired by a visit to Coldingham, Scotland. I was really taken with the muted colours of the harvested field, the striking colours of the autumn hedge-row and trees together with a thin strip of the North Sea w...

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OPEN STUDIO Winter 2016
It has been great to see some familiar faces and indeed some new ones visiting the FaMAS (Falcon Mill Artists Studios). We are open again tomorrow Sunday 13th November 2016...it'd be great to see you....NINE artists are exhibiting in the gallery space and h...

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Bic ball-point pen
I prefer to work from life whenever I can. This involves painting landscapes outside in the wind, rain, sunshine and sometimes snow. At gigs it is usually too dark and often too crowded so where possible I'll obtain permission from the band to attend the so...

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City Centre Cycling
I unrolled this painting today...it measures 5ft 6inches by 5 ft and it is dated 1986! It has been rolled up for the best part of 30 years and had been shoved in a corner of my studio for the last few years. "City Centre Criterium" oil on canvas 1.6m x 1.6m...

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Winter Exhibition 2016
Last week I delivered 6 works to Rosemary Holcroft at Water Street Gallery, Todmorden, West Yorkshire. All the following works were painted en plein air in acrylic on board.  "Loch Linnie from Elastic Cottage"   This was painted during a week long landscape...

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