Julian likes to work briskly with thickly applied oils to maintain a fresh look with the constant emphasis on light and atmosphere. Julian concentrates largely on figurative work, usually including local scenery in his compositions.
Having studied Graphic Design for four years, Julian embarked on a career in graphics, working in publication and design for prin. Some years later, realising that his heart was really in Fine Art, he changed to painting as a career.
He is fascinated by the idea of setting a scene or an incident within his work, as if there has been a build up to the moment depicted and there is continuation afterwards