I'm now knocking on the door! I have always had an interest in art. I'm fascinated by all forms of art. Especially some of the old masters and English country scenes in particular. I have no formal qualifications and managed to resume my interest after we went to live in France. I would have liked to have pursued it earlier in life but my parents told me Ihad to get a proper job. I continue to study books and websites to learn new techniques.
I have Rheumatoid Arthritis and was worried that my painting would be affected but apart from some stiffness I manage.
I really like this website.