Watching people as well as the horses is something I enjoy very much when attending a race meeting. People intently looking at the horses in the parade ring and studying the form all add to the enjoyment of a day out at the Bellewstown races.
Picking A Winner oil on canvas … 20 X 24 inches
This was the scene I came upon while at the Bloom garden festival in the Phoenix Park last year. It is the classic scene of the child not wanting to go home at the end of a great day and the mother trying to get the shoes on her feet.
Time To Go Home oil on canvas … 19 X 22 inches
Watching paint dry ? down at the Kilkenny Arts festival as Mick O’Dea paints a portrait of actor Simon Callow