February 3, 2018
I know it's been a while since I blogged anything, about six months to be precise. The ideas were there, just not the time to express them.
The post-it note Christmas advent calendar, for example. I could have written about how the mindless act of doodling on a post-it...
June 19, 2017
Like many classics on my shelves, it took me about 20 years to get round to reading the Cervantes novel, Don Quixote.
I remember buying it way back in 1998 after seeing the Terry Gilliam documentary, Lost in La Mancha, then hauled it around Europe in my backpack while i...
February 11, 2017
THE OBSERVANT AMONGST YOU will have noticed my political views leaking into some of the most recent Lone Hoof paintings.
Perhaps it was always going to go this way. The Hoof-Bombs were there from day one after all, but while they definitely had a political dimension, re...
December 6, 2016
I'VE BEEN WORKING WITH THE LATEST 3D PRINTING TECHNIQUES to bring you this exquisite free gift this Christmas. Simply click on the image, save it, print it and follow the printed instructions.
And please feel free to share it. Because sharing is what Christmas is all a...
November 4, 2016
WHY PAINT A HORSE SMOKING A PIPE? This is a regular question to Lone Hoof.
The truth is, the idea for Hoofism came to me first, way back in 2006, long before the idea of the goofy-looking horse had even occurred to me.
Of course, it wasn’t called Hoofism back then; it di...
October 17, 2016
PREVIOUSLY ON LONE HOOF I was wondering what direction to take with this blog; I was wondering how to give it some identity distinct from Facebook and Twitter; how to make it interesting in some way.
Shall I describe some of the marketing efforts that go into Lone Hoof?...
October 7, 2016
I've been working on a new series of paintings the past few weeks. I'm calling it the Bollyhoof series, since the inspiration has mainly come from Bollywood film posters. They're being released sometime today. There's five of them up for grabs.
That's all I want...
September 2, 2016
So, Lone Hoof finally takes his first tentative steps, broadcasting his arrival on the art scene with some well placed 'photo bombs' on community notice boards.
July 6, 2016
Getting things ready. Slowly, slowly. Taking it one hoof at a time.
I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!
The Knight of the Sorrowful Face
An Exquisite Xmas Decoration. Free.