Heraldic Lion Video

Here's an overview of how we painted the heraldic lion - design is here. For captions, press the CC button and select English. To download the narration and print it, click here. https://vimeo.com/427731164 To download the video, click here.

Lion

Thank you for your comments and emails. Further to last week's post, here's the design: Here's the lion we painted: Here's a PDF with both images for you to print. If you paint one, use whatever techniques you want, in…

Back to the studio

It wasn't the virus that kept us quiet. Those of you whom we've known for years will know: we don't post articles once a week like the social media experts say we ought to. Instead we only talk when we…

The Talbot Hound: Episode 6

The hound's paws In this episode, David paints new paws, and we discuss how much a project costs. https://vimeo.com/386859456 You can download the video here. Have no fear: the hound will return later in the year. Meanwhile, if you own…

The Talbot Hound: Episode 5

In which I attack the work I've done thus far Three quick reminders: These aren't teaching videos. Our aim not to analyse a technique and give you step-by-step instructions. Instead, in these videos, we want to show you how we…

The Talbot Hound: episode 4

Cutting the highlights Now let's march forward into 2020 with the next episode in which you see the huge number of highlights which David cuts, and also glimpse some lovely cross-hatched highlights: https://vimeo.com/379951222 You can download the video here. Please…

The Talbot Hound: episode 3

Strengthening, flooding and spottling Continuing a 6-part series. None of these are teaching videos. Their purpose is instead to show you how we work. We film the video.Then we watch the video together and discuss the points which jump out…

The Talbot Hound: episode 2

Tracing Full disclosure: this video is 23 minutes and 17 seconds long - if you proceed, we can't return this time to you Here's episode 2 of The Talbot Hound. (Episode 1 is here.) https://vimeo.com/378993711 If you want, you can…

The Talbot Hound: episode 1

The undercoat Here's what made us realise we had to film these episodes for you: a few weeks ago, someone commented on one of our short YouTube videos. I see what's happened here. The video title had raised their expectations.…

Installation

This is a video of me and my colleague Tim, fitting a memorial window in a lovely ancient church, twenty miles north of the studio. I first met Tim some 30 years ago when I was teaching at the college…