I am trying to paint at least one nude a day.

Two nudes

Yes, I am trying to paint a nude a day. My plan is to wake up, have breakfast and then paint a nude. I never have to think about what I will do, I just have to start painting a nude. Simple. I wonder how long I will be able to keep it going? Click… Continue reading I am trying to paint at least one nude a day.

Thank you cards for my patrons

Thank you cards for my patrons

I am sending these small watercolours to my supporters on patreon.com/meldrumart. It’s a simple way for me to say thank you. Anyone who who sponsors me with $5 a month or more is entitled to a hand painted postcard at least once a year. Join my supporters and get more out of Meldrum Art with… Continue reading Thank you cards for my patrons

The view from Vasabron, Stockholm



Watercolours from my trip to the Costa Brava, Spain.

2019.04.17 – 24

Experimenting with light

Sankt Eriksgatan, Stockholm

After weeks of illness it is so nice to be watercolouring again. I was very frustrated not being well enough to paint but I am recovering and I feel a lot better now.I am very focused on improving myself these days so I throw myself into areas that are uncomfortable. Zones like portrait painting and… Continue reading Experimenting with light

Väsby watercolour exhibition 2016

I was very happy with the prominent position I got at this years watercolour exhibition at Väsby Konsthall. The opening was yesterday and it will run until the 15th of May. Don’t forget my first solo exhibition next Saturday on the 23rd at Galleri T in Gamla Stan.

A quick watercolour nude

Venue: Konstnärshuset, Stockholm 20151129 This is a quickie I did last Sunday. I painted a longer one which took 90 minutes but I just want to finish her eyes before I publish. A5 watercolour 5-10 minutes

Two lunchtime watercolours

I painted these during my lunch breaks last week. I want to master capturing the affects of water and sky. I improve each time I make an attempt,  … just gotta keep trying I guess! Sailing in Stockholm Sailing in the light

Horse weekend

As a web designer, I help promote everything to do with horse betting and horse culture here in Sweden. My office is right next to the national trotting track (Solvalla) and so I see horses every day. It struck me a while back that they are just as interesting to study and draw as humans,… Continue reading Horse weekend