"I find that folk love to watch me at work and to experience the process of creation from a blank canvas or sheet of paper to a finished piece."
As I work, I explain why some marks I make are working while others are not. While knowledge of composition, technique, perspective and colour theory are all important, as an old painting lecturer at my art school in Liverpool in England used to emphasise...
'Don’t forget the three-H principle: Heart, Head and Hand. When all three are working together, happiness reigns.'"
Peter Barraclough is one of Tasmania's finest contemporary artists. His works can be found in galleries around the world.