Sketches and Studies

Sketches and studies form the backbone of an artist’s daily practice.   

They come in many forms; preparations for finished works, exercises to refine a skill or technique, quick paintings to capture a particular effect, and so on. 

While much of this work never leaves the studio, some of these sketches and studies stand as fresh, vibrant paintings in their own right. 

Here is a selection of those which you might enjoy: