Pamela Craven Davies

An artist based in North Yorkshire, England, at the moment painting in oils on canvas.


  • MA Creative Practice

    My MA Creative Practice has now come to an end and I am thrilled with the outcome. I received a Distinction for my hard work but that is not the end I know what I did well and I know where I could have done much better. I think that where I could have done…

  • Organisation of colours

    COLOUR Looking at my collection of oil paints in a more constructive way. This way I can see where my collection has gaps and today I bought a few new colours for my next project. These colours may not be in the exact or correct position of the colour wheel but as I gain more…

    Organisation of colours
  • People

    Everywhere I look there are amazing people to paint. I can’t always take their photograph and I don’t always carry a sketchbook around with me. I just hope I can remember enough about them to paint them and make an impression of their personality. This man is almost a daily sight in Richmond Upon Thames…

  • Reflections of my MA Creative Practice.

    Now that I am no longer on my MA Creative Practice and waiting for my results its a good time to catch up on everything that has been left. I have a list! I have a smear test that is a year over due! A mammogram that is 6 months overdue! And I have not…

  • MA Creative Practice Deadline.

    All my work for my module 5 has been handed in. My Website and blog will now about where I go from here ! What I do next and all my exciting paintings I have not yet painted. It will be about Hope! and looking forward into my artistic future.

  • The Great Yorkshire Show

    Picked up my greeting cards and post cards yesterday to display and sell at my exhibition at The Great Yorkshire Show. I am very pleased with them as they are small samples of my larger work so they could also be framed. Almost finished my acrylics painting that I reproduced, It is similar to the…

    The Great Yorkshire Show
  • Sometimes a photo will just not download

    sometimes a photo just will not download onto WordPress! there are several ways I have learnt over the last two years how to get images onto WordPress. one is to take a photograph on your phone and download it straight onto a blog like this ! That is what I have been doing. But its…

    Sometimes a photo will just not download
  • Sketch of the Mayor of Harrogate 2021 whilst at The Great Yorkshire Show.

    Adding this to my Media Source Sketches of The Mayor and Mayoress of Harrogate that I did whilst at The Great Yorkshire Show art exhibition I had on the Wandahome Stand. They are just a quick reminder that I can use alongside photographs I took for their portrait paintings that I am hoping to start…

    Sketch of the Mayor of Harrogate 2021 whilst at The Great Yorkshire Show.
  • My Great Yorkshire Show Exhibition 2021

    Highlights of my Art Exhibition. Meeting the Mayor and Mayoress of Harrogate 2021 and discussing art and getting to know them. Having an opportunity to sit down and sketch them both for studies for a later painting I hope to present to them. Showing some of my portraits and local landscape paintings whilst continuing with…

    My Great Yorkshire Show Exhibition 2021