In these uncertain times….

In these uncertain times, with Affordable Art Fairs cancelled, galleries and bookshops closed, I am thrilled and relieved to have made a painting sale 🙂 My latest Shelf-Portrait oil painting, ‘The Sisters Bronte’, depicting editions of the seven Bronte novels from the collection in the library at the Bronte Parsonage Museum, will be off to […]

Affordable Art Fair Battersea

Two new Shelf Portrait paintings varnished and ready to go to the framers 🙂 They will be on show with Nicholas Bowlby Fine Art at the Affordable Art Fair Battersea 2020 on March 12th-15th

Belated New Year Greetings!

Just about got this newsletter out before the end of January!! 2019 was a very busy year for Roo Waterhouse Art, with bespoke Shelf-Portrait paintings for clients in London, Derby, and around Yorkshire, including a couple of extra special ones commissioned through publishers at Penguin Random House (but I can’t yet tell you who for!). […]

New work racing to the finish line for Affordable Art Fair Battersea

This new Shelf-Portrait ‘Shackleton’s Hut’ was inspired by a shelf of battered Penguin books I came across in the reconstructed Antarctic explorers’ hut in the penguiin enclosure at London Zoo!! I’m very happy to say that it is finished and ready for showing at the Affordable Art Fair in Battersea this March, with Nicholas Bowlby […]

Another Happy Family :-)

This Happy Family were very chuffed with their new Bespoke Shelf-Portrait oil painting. A lovely reminder of the books that have been most significant in their lives together. I love the way it matches their wall!

New work at AAF Hampstead

A selection of my lastest Shelf-Portrait oil paintings will be on show at Affordable Art Fair Hampstead  with Nicholas Bowlby Gallery at stand F8 ‘Sarah’s Room’ ©rsw2019 oil on canvas 12×16″ ‘Artists in Crime’ ©rsw2019 oil on canvas 16×16″