Our little family of meercats that live nearby, were seen recently on an old ash-heap. These two paintings were inspired by them.
The First Study of our Silvermere Meerkat Family
On Silvermere we have our own entertaining Meerkat Family, like my favourite Soapie, ‘Meerkat Manor’. I have secretly photographed them through a broken window in the shed, and started painting them in this first group of studies.