Get your hat, assemble your travelling kit and head out into the sun to paint the beauties of the Mediterranean with these useful watercolour technique pointers from Michael Alford.
Michael Alford is pleased to announce his upcoming show at Wimbledon Fine Art. This major exhibition of over 30 new works includes examples of the artist’s trademark nudes and London cityscapes as well as seasonal beach scenes. A unique series of plein air oil sketches, painted exclusively for this show, highlight views of Wimbledon Common and The Village.
“Michael Alford is one of that group of painters for whom the sensation of oil under the brush is important. His particular magic is that this joy in the handling of paint remains clearly evident in the finished picture.” David Buckman
Michael Alford demonstrates how to transform a room using the marouflage mural technique.
Understanding and using trompe l’oeil in decorative painting.
‘We could see the Taliban, they were no more than a few hundred yards away and occasionally they would take pot shots at us. The situation continued like that throughout my time there.’ From Tony Kane’s interview with Michael Alford