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Ruth Gray
Ruth Gray Fine Art Landscapes - Anything But Grey.
Ruth Gray Fine Art Landscapes - Anything But Grey.
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Social Media a Reality Check.
Its nearly the end of the school year yay!  I cant wait to have a break, but being an artist that's not a break from art but a break from all the admin around art that isn't actually creative. I need a few weeks away to recharge and find enthusiasm. My emai...

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Reflection,Workshop Cromford Canal on Birdswood
Yesterday I facilitated a workshop at Cromford.  We set sail for a day of reflection on the historic canal boat Birdswood  its fair to say we had four seasons in one day which perfectly illustrated the different effects the weather can have on reflections i...

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Anatomy of the Landscape Workshop
I've been privileged to have worked with Shottle Art Group these last two weeks as part of my Fleet Arts / Derwent Wise Project Anatomy of the Landscape.  ' In September 2013 the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) gave the go ahead for the Lower Derwent Valley Lan...

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Alport Sunset
Alport Sunset, 40 x 40 cm acrylic on canvas. On the way home from a workshop the other evening I stopped off at Alport Heights and was greeted with an astounding vista of turquoise and oranges that should keep me inspired for many a future painting. Thank y...

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Light Wood and Reservoir
Light Wood and Reservoir Buxton Here is my Buxton Spa Prize entry for this year I had a great pleasure painting this one and again discovering a new part of the Buxton outskirts. this is my fourth year entering and I really love taking part. I like that fro...

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How I use Reference Material in my Art.
Im always asked how do I paint am I sat outside or do I work from a photograph but I think its more complicated than that. To create my artwork it is a combination of many things, being a landscape artist involves a lot of watching of the seasons seeing the...
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