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 Β£20 […]

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 πŸ™‚ 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 πŸ™‚ 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 […]

Happy Customer!!

A very happy looking Kerri, on being presented with ‘Daily Greatness’, her surprise birthday present! Her best friend Sara commissioned this bespoke Shelf-Portrait oil painting of the most significant books describing their friendship – including a favourite mix-tape and the lip-balm which she is never without… Lovely to be able to make people smile πŸ™‚