My Sky Arts LAOTY Experience: Part two

Continuing from my Sky Arts Adventure post, part two of my Sky Arts LAOTY (Landscape Artist of the Year) experience brings all the elements together; and leaves me with lasting warm, sun kissed memories. And knowledge of how to learn from it for a more … Continue readingMy Sky Arts LAOTY Experience: Part two

Twitter Art Exhibit #TAE22

Delighted to support this years Twitter Art Exhibit #TAE22 with these two postcard-sized paintings (see them below). 🙂 The Twitter exhibition is held in York this year. All the proceeds from the sale will go to The Encephalitis Society. The charity is doing vital work … Continue readingTwitter Art Exhibit #TAE22

How to frame artwork like a Pro

If you ever wondered how to frame artwork like a Pro, then you’re in luck! This how-to-guide, will help you frame art/photos/prints in style. … Continue readingHow to frame artwork like a Pro

Celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

I am celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee! How? I am holding a mini exhibition showcasing my recent work, which includes paintings specifically painted for the Platinum Jubilee Celebrations. As it’s a mini exhibition, there will be mini paintings on show celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. … Continue readingCelebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year – Wild Card Entry

Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year – Wild Card Entry Did you know last year on a whim I entered Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year? No? Well, here I go letting you know. 🙂 I didn’t quite make the shortlist, however I … Continue readingSky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year – Wild Card Entry


Hello and welcome to all new and existing (fab) followers! (hello!) 🥰 It’s lovely to have you all here. 🙃  For those who don’t know me, I’m Oz, a local artist based in Southeast London in the UK. I grew up in Hackney and Istanbul and studied in … Continue readingHello!

What is the Perfect Christmas Gift?

Did someone say gift vouchers? Finding a gift that stands out from a sea of fab products can be a challenge. I often find myself walking from aisles to aisles, from website to website looking for a- ‘that’s perfect!’ -moment. My favourite finds often speak … Continue readingWhat is the Perfect Christmas Gift?

Advent day 2

It’s advent day 2! Let me introduce you to the fabulous Storyteller. It’s a blend of plein air painting and studio work. I incorporated abstract expressionism to bring an element of mystery and curiosity. Painted onsite at Lesnes Abbey, it was the perfect setting for … Continue readingAdvent day 2

Rainbow Forest & National Tree Week

It’s National Tree Week and to mark this special occasion, I want to talk about trees. More specifically the trees I’ve brought into my art. Today let’s meet Rainbow Forest. Rainbow Forest is a commission I completed for Phil Ivens, the photographer. He approached me … Continue readingRainbow Forest & National Tree Week

Exhibition Preparations: THE TRIALS & TRIBULATIONS

As summer languished to a close, autumn sprung opportunities to display my artwork (Parallax Art Fair, Snug Art Cafe & SMAG ART Exhibition). Exhibition preparations looming ahead, you’d think I would be a pro at exhibiting my work by now, what with my arts degree … Continue readingExhibition Preparations: THE TRIALS & TRIBULATIONS