Puppies, Pinot and Prizes

Puppies, Pinot and Prizes – a night of dogs, art and wine – please join me on the 18 th July at the Berkeley, Lower Kings Road, Berkhamsted from 6.30pm Since that first wolf crept out of the woods and became a companion to man, both sides have treasured this unique relationship. Bonds of friendship, love, trust […]

Exhibiting in London town

I drove down the country with a van full of bubble wrapped paintings at the weekend – 14 little pieces of ‘me’, not commissions but finished works, colour, size, composition, all in line with my aesthetics and satisfying to my eye.   Having been invited to exhibit as one of the 140 Contemporary Artists showing […]

The Sussex Beacon

I’m delighted to announce the launch of my October campaign to raise funds for www.sussexbeacon.org.uk Together with www.keithaccounts.com  I’m offering a chance to WIN a painting by me of your choice: portrait, landscape, animal portrait, even a nude, in exchange for a donation to this vital charity. Via our Just Giving page, each £1 donation […]

A peak through the square window

I’m often asked why I favour a square canvas, especially when I paint portraits and landscapes. Each of these usually gives the descriptive term to the shape of canvas I should be using. However, for me there is something much more familiar about a square, balanced, strong and never-ending. The only other member of my […]

Stardate 31 st May 2016

  My friend, the M1 and I have hung out a lot recently, ancient memories and future ponderings filling the endless miles as I drive from my studio in the North to clients and galleries in the South, East,West and all places in-between. I’m quite unique in the animal portrait world in that I insist, […]

Feeling Excited

Stardate 12th May 2016   ‘On the verge of a new and exciting website my attention is being pulled in and focused. To stop wondering around on the outer edges and really get to the point. What is this Sara Abbott about and what is her purpose?’ The beginning of new things brings with it […]