Alan Reed's Painting Blog

Demonstrating how 2 paint skies & trees after Rowland Hilder 4 watercolour class today at Studio #Ponteland.  (at Alan Reed Art)

Demonstrating how 2 paint skies & trees after Rowland Hilder 4 watercolour class today at Studio #Ponteland. (at Alan Reed Art)

Oil painting of #dhows #Sur in #oman on gold leaf.  (at Alan Reed Art)

Oil painting of #dhows #Sur in #oman on gold leaf. (at Alan Reed Art)

Do you get tiny flies trapped behind the glass on your pictures? We clean them out & seal glass to stop them returning. (at Alan Reed Studio & Gallery, Ponteland)

Do you get tiny flies trapped behind the glass on your pictures? We clean them out & seal glass to stop them returning. (at Alan Reed Studio & Gallery, Ponteland)

"Head of a Capri Girl" after John Singer Sargent @OldHollandPaint White, Yellow Ochre, Light Red, Ivory Black.

"Head of a Capri Girl" after John Singer Sargent @OldHollandPaint White, Yellow Ochre, Light Red, Ivory Black.

Handmade sketchbooks containing #watercolours painted on location on view at Studio & Gallery #Ponteland. (at Alan Reed Art)

Handmade sketchbooks containing #watercolours painted on location on view at Studio & Gallery #Ponteland. (at Alan Reed Art)

#Sketchbook #watercolour painted very quickly on location of #FeatherstoneBridge #Northumberland  (at Alan Reed Art)

#Sketchbook #watercolour painted very quickly on location of #FeatherstoneBridge #Northumberland (at Alan Reed Art)

#Featherstone #Castle #watercolour painted today “en plein air”. Exercise in sunlight & shadows to create depth.  (at Alan Reed Art)

#Featherstone #Castle #watercolour painted today “en plein air”. Exercise in sunlight & shadows to create depth. (at Alan Reed Art)

#Paintings of #Edinburgh #Iona #StAndrews at Studio & Gallery #Ponteland #exhibition for summer. (at Alan Reed Studio & Gallery, Ponteland)

#Paintings of #Edinburgh #Iona #StAndrews at Studio & Gallery #Ponteland #exhibition for summer. (at Alan Reed Studio & Gallery, Ponteland)

@artistalanreed: That’s the Gallery re-hung for the weekend. Exhibition in #Ponteland. Paintings of #northeast #Scotland #Italy  (at Alan Reed Art)

@artistalanreed: That’s the Gallery re-hung for the weekend. Exhibition in #Ponteland. Paintings of #northeast #Scotland #Italy (at Alan Reed Art)

After 9pm and there’s still loads of indirect light on drawing board in Studio & Gallery #Ponteland #verygrateful

After 9pm and there’s still loads of indirect light on drawing board in Studio & Gallery #Ponteland #verygrateful