MINIATURES

Tim’s award-winning miniature paintings of cats, birds and other animals, usually between about 5 and 12 centimetres in size, combine his interest in natural history with the illumination techniques of fine painting and gilding.

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Goldfinch illumination
A Goldfinch, words from William Cowper. Gouache and gold on vellum.
Willow miniatures
Miniature of a cat, Willow, in Ottoman style, in watercolours and gold on vellum.
Thylacine miniatures
Miniature of a Thylacine, or Tasmanian tiger in gouache and gold on vellum.
Miniature of a goldfinch and a greenfinch with teasels and a letter A, in watercolours and gold on vellum.
Woodpeckers miniatures
Miniature of a green and a greater-spotted woodpecker with leaves on an initial J, on a Mughal style frame, in watercolours and gold on vellum.
Kingfisher miniatures
A watercolour painting of a kingfisher on vellum, with words by W.H Davis
Tiger miniatures
Miniature of a tiger within an illuminated initial C, with Mughal inspiration. By kind permission of Gilly Middleburgh.
Thylacine4 miniatures
Miniature of rainbow lorikeets and eucalyptus leaves, in gouache and gold on vellum.
Estella miniatures
Miniature of Estella as a bridesmaid aged three, in watercolours and gold on vellum.
Willow round miniatures
Miniature of a cat, Willow, with words by Shakespeare, in watercolours and gold on vellum.
Miniature of a dragonfly with poem by D G Rossetti, in watercolours, gold and palladium on vellum.