Work-in-progress …

I read a report in our local newspaper a week or so ago about an elderly couple who killed themselves in a pact that they made 30 years ago. The man was 72 and his wife was 66 – they had always said that they did not want to go into a nursing home when … Continue reading Work-in-progress …

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New work – April – Colour

"Rapeseed under a Norfolk sky" (Study for larger work-in-progress) 19½" x 15¾" (49.5cm x 50cm) Acrylics, contractor's caulk on stretched canvas.   Close up detail:

New work – April – Texture

"Sculptured Mountain" Acrylics, metallic paints, alcohol and metallic inks, contractors' caulk, modelling pastes, the artist's own structural substrate and various heavy gels and glazes.  This work was also sculpted on the surface in some parts before painting. 20" x 16"  (55cm x 40cm)   Some close ups of textural detail

New work – April – Colour and texture

"Kelp No. 2" Acrylics on stretched canvas.  The canvas was previously substantially treated with structural pastes and fillers, resulting in a heavy sculptural feel to the work. 24" x 18"  (or 61cm x 45.5cm)  approximately 3/4" thick.   Close ups of textural detail: