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The Secrets of Figurative Art

How Posters Changed History

What Makes a Great Portrait


New Art

An Artist at Work: Vincent Poole

An Artist at Work: Felix Price

Ritva’s Mixed Media

A Creative Countryside Walk

Can Joy be Painted?

A Cup of Tea with Paul Wright

Fine Art


Painting Maternal Love

Can an Artist Capture Movement in 2D

A Fresh Take on Byzantine Portraiture

Has a Bridal Portrait ever Looked Edgier?

Can a Portrait be Realistic AND Abstract?!

A Multi-media Mosaic Collagist




  • Art I Love

    RAD Friday #30

    Lots to share today. In the last month...

    January 14, 2022
  • Paul Wright Painting

    RAD Friday #29

    Immense news – I got engaged last week. 😍 💍🥂...

    December 3, 2021
  • RAD Friday #28

    I’ve just been asked to design something for the decadent Hotel Gotham in Manchester...

    November 12, 2021
  • Gianfranco Meggiato Sculpture

    RAD Friday #27

    Like everyone, we’re dealing with several supply chain issues. The gift of Covid just keeps on ...

    October 29, 2021
  • RAD Friday #26

    Happy Friday, I’m at Frieze this week, which is always fascinating. It find at least half the...

    October 15, 2021
  • McKay Williamson Artists

    RAD Friday #25

    My links this week have an abstract theme. As I believe so deeply in adding meaningful artwork ...

    October 7, 2021
  • Nick Veasey Artwork

    RAD Friday #24

    A different sort of reveal this week. One of my favourite artists, X-Ray Maestro Nick Veasey, w...

    October 1, 2021
  • McKay Williamson RAD Friday

    RAD Friday #23

    I hope you had a good summer. Mine was a disaster – if you have 3 unplanned hospital visits in ...

    September 15, 2021
  • McKay Williamson Artists

    RAD Friday #22

    Our reveals links are now coming from our YouTube page! Several of you shared that you weren’t ...

    May 14, 2021
  • Shelley Anderson Sculpture

    RAD Friday #21

    My big news this week - I’ve just been commissioned to create a public memorial. Although I can...

    April 30, 2021
  • Alexander Trifonov

    RAD Friday #20

    I’ve got some cool links to share in the coming weeks. Not only do I have a host of new Reveals...

    April 23, 2021
  • RAD Friday #19

    Woo-hoo.. we are re-opening the gallery on Monday! The diary is looking busy again, finally. ...

    April 9, 2021
  • McKay Williamson Photography

    RAD Friday #18

    Are you as excited as me about that refreshing sense of Spring in the air? The mornings are bri...

    March 26, 2021
  • RAD Friday

    RAD Friday #17

    The times, they are a changin’… or revealin’! The last year forced me, probably most of us, to ...

    March 12, 2021
  • McKay Williamson Artists

    RAD Friday #16

    For many of us the past 12 months has brought about a renewed and profound appreciation for our...

    February 26, 2021
  • McKay Williamson Artists

    RAD Friday #15

    If my database is working, this email is going to men. Mother’s Day is in four weeks; I don’t k...

    February 19, 2021
  • RAD Friday #14

    It’s said the cure for anything is salt water. Through sweat, tears or the sea, we can find wha...

    February 6, 2021
  • RAD Friday

    RAD Friday #13

    I’m having a dry January. After the habits I got into last year, when Lockdown 3 hit I didn’t w...

    January 22, 2021
  • McKay Williamson Artists

    RAD Friday #12

    Some art is dreadful. To that snivelly person in the back that says, “but wait, isn’t all art s...

    January 8, 2021
  • RAD Friday

    RAD Friday #11

    Since it's the most popular link from these emails, I have three Reveals to share with you this...

    December 24, 2020
  • RAD Friday

    RAD Friday #10

    Last week I turned 50. As you probably know, we produce a lot of thoughtful, creative projects ...

    December 18, 2020
  • Nick Veasey Artwork

    RAD Friday #9

    With the high street shops closed, we are super busy with Christmas deadlines. It seems everyon...

    November 20, 2020
  • RAD Friday #8

    To start, a quick word about our approach to Lockdown. Our visits with clients are not social v...

    November 6, 2020
  • Michael Sole Painting

    RAD Friday #7

    As Lockdown II looms, I’m feeling surprisingly sanguine. Although we had to cancel 4 art exhibi...

    October 23, 2020
  • Mario Henrique Painting

    RAD Friday #6

    This week I invite you to watch Mario Henrique turn a blank canvas into a piece of art. Beyond...

    October 16, 2020
  • Paul Wright Painting

    RAD Friday #5

    Its always nice to get some press. Our work was recently highlighted by Hello! Magazine and th...

    October 10, 2020
  • Nick Veasey Artwork

    RAD Friday #4

    Some photography is poaching an egg; only the best will get it right, whereas other shots are s...

    September 18, 2020
  • Linco7n Painting

    RAD Friday #3

    I have a confession to make – I’m a nerd. Whereas some artists never seem to read or study crea...

    September 11, 2020
  • McKay Williamson Graphic Design

    RAD Friday #2

    As the kids go back to school, my mind turns to the refreshing spirit of autumn. I know that, ...

    September 4, 2020
  • Georgie Mason

    RAD Friday #1

    The last eight weeks have been a whirlwind, with exciting new projects born from clients’ ‘flig...

    August 28, 2020