"For me? Wow!"
Kingfishers cementing their loving relationship with a nice big fish present.
A Delicate "Paws"
Two hares having a rest in between chasing-nuptials, eyeing each other up with paws delicately resting ready to spring into action again!
Illuminated Bird Garden
A traditional illuminated painting in the style of white vine. Metallic gold filigree and water colour. Contains exotic birds and flowers as well as St Francis of Assisi blessing them all.
In the Style of Eastern Art
Stylised flowers with a traditional border in the style of eastern art. Shell gold 24ct border
Pulsatilla vulgaris (Pasqueflower)
A botanical illustration of the rare Pasqueflower. Resource work was carried out on Royston Heath in the boiling hot sun for four hours!
The Green Man's Covert
Nature's Myths and Legends: The Green Man's Covert. The Dragon has trapped the Golden Hind but the Unicorn has come to free her. Little animals peep from nooks and crannies and the tearful Green Man looks over the whole. Watercolour with 24ct gold leaf, shell gold and silver leaf.
Roe Deer and Fawn at Fuller's Mill
A day spent at Fuller's Mill (Stow, Suffolk) in May 2018 resulted in this water colour painting. The Iceni Botanical Artists held an exhibition in memory of the owner: Bernard Tickner, who started the nature reserve nearby. A lovely, quiet place to paint and draw.
A beautiful tabby cat sunning himself.
Illuminated "M" for Matthew
Gothic "M" illumination with raised 24ct gold leaf and water colour. A Christening present representing new birth.
Autumn Leaves and Fungi
A little painting exercise in watercolour
A graphite sketch of Maddy who lives in Grantchester and loves swimming in the River Cam and collecting sticks.
Robin and Mistletoe
A robin with mistletoe, painted for charity on a postcard for a silent auction.
July Open Studios
Tina Bone is a self-taught artist who turned professional in 2005. She has been successful at many national and local exhibitions, and paintings, prints, cards and calendars designed around her artwork have sold worldwide.
Exhibitions and shows attended from 2005 to the present are listed at tinasfineart.uk: exhibitions.