Hedgerow and Barn

Did a painting over the Easter holidays, inspired by life at the barn where we were a year ago.  I am also fascinated by hedgerow life and conservation.  I used acrylics for this piece on stretched canvas.  To make the marks, I didn't use any brushes but potatos cut up to stamp the paint with, … Continue reading Hedgerow and Barn

Advertisements

New work (not for sale)

Something different (for me, at any rate).   Got a bit tired of one of my larger canvasses last week, so decided to jazz it up somewhat.  I don't do this 'pointilist' type of work normally, so it was something strange to begin with but after a while I enjoyed the freedom. 'What do you see?' … Continue reading New work (not for sale)

Away we go again …

I don't ever believe in not having enough on your plate, which is probably why I live in a constant state of manic flux and/or depression, depends what's going on at any given minute. I have a large family, maybe that's not readily apparent from the posts on this ‘ere Art website of mine but … Continue reading Away we go again …

New this week – ‘Gold’

We are settling into our new home and I'm beginning to find more space and time to paint.  This week I completed two pieces, this is the first to get up on a wall: Image cropped : "Gold" Acrylics, sand texture, gels and inks on stretched canvas. Size:  70cm x 60cm x 2cm (approx)  or … Continue reading New this week – ‘Gold’

Some new work

Well, we have at last settled into our new house.   My painting space is very limited but I'm managing to scrape a hole big enough for myself and the paints ... the large one below [abstract seascape) was painted mostly outdoors, great fun that was in 32 degrees C, trying to keep the acrylics wet! … Continue reading Some new work