A happy Open Studios Weekend:-)

It was an interesting weekend, with some socially distant real visitors and more virtual visitors online! The whole Hebden Bridge Open Studios Event was great, with lots of posts from all 92 artists, on all varieties of social media and some lovely and interesting ‘live chats’ with groups of artists and gallery owners. A big […]

Big Sky

‘Big Sky’ – a bespoke Shelf Portrait painting for a well known publishing house. No prizes for guessing which of their authors it was commissioned for!! I felt very honoured to get to paint for one of my favourite authors 🙂

The Guild Online Pop Up Shop Today!

Today I am joining The Guild Dumfries for their online pop-up shop weekend. See my video on @theguilddumfries IGTV at 1.35 this afternoon, or head over to my Facebook Page @RooWaterhouseArt. Follow #theguildpopup on Instagram to see all the marvellous makers and shakers involved! I have a special offer on for this weekend. Spend £20 […]

Helena Whitbread’s Blog

A lovely write up in Helena Whitbread’s Blog about how the ‘I Know My Own Heart’ bespoke Shelf Portrait painting came about…. A detail from the painting is available as a ‘Gentleman Jack’ A4 prints, notebooks, greeting cards and mugs, all available from my Etsy Shop: RooWaterhouseArt

The Sisters Bronte

A most welcome addition to my Etsy shop is this detail Art-print of my latest Shelf Portrait oil painting ‘The Sisters Bronte’, picturing each of the novels of the Bronte Sisters. The editions pictured are from the shelves of the library at the Bronte Parsonage, and the wallpaper is from one of the Parsonage bedrooms. […]