“Reef” 14″ x 10″ (A3) unframed 297mm x 420mm Liquid acrylics (inks), Rembrandt soft pastels, Pebeo gold effect foil on 140lb acrylic paper (Daler Rowney system 3)
Surprisingly (for me … well, it always is) … I had a lot of interest in my Poppy painting and potentially it is now sold – pending collection. Woop woop … crack open the bubbly 🙂 “Poppies” 20″ x 16″ x 1/2″ Acrylics on stretched canvas.
“New beginning” Acrylic, inks, gels and pastes on stretched canvas. 17½” x 23½” x ½” Close up of texture. “Going for a walk” Acrylics on stretched canvas 20″ x 16″ x ½” Close up of texture:
“Blue shift” 50cm x 40cm x 1.5cm Acrylics, inks, pens on stretched canvas. Below to show room view (for scale)
“Big sky and windmill” 10″ x 8″ Acrylics, Inks, found collage materials (for the foreground) on acrylic canvas board. Close up: This is very much a bit of whimsy. I will not be posting on here for a few weeks, as I’m going to be in South Africa soon for a short holiday, visiting friends … More Collage on panel
“Vibrant field” 20″ x 16″ Acrylics, inks, gels on heavy textured and sculpted surface (my own texture paste), displacement chemical (Surgical Spirits), Montana copper metallic spray paint on stretched canvas. Again, I haven’t sealed this yet with a binder or clear gel. My daughter likes this one so much, I don’t think I will be … More Abstract on Canvas
“Warmscape” 22″ x 18″ Acrylics, texture paste and gels, inks, spray paint on stretched canvas I haven’t sealed this one yet with an acrylic binder or gel, waiting for it to cure. Close ups of texture
“Somewhere, a place” Acrylics, inks, glues, gels on A3 (297 x 420mm or 111.7 x 16.5″) acid free acrylic paper using various techniques. Close ups of colour and texture detail
“Sparklers with a fire stick” Acrylics, inks, gel, metallic effect medium on mixed-media paper. 10 ¾ “ x 7 ½ “ Close ups of texture: About the title: I was going through old dvd’s I have of stored family photos and came across a picture I’d taken when on holiday in the Southern Drakensberg with … More Abstract on paper – small
“Abstracted Pebbles” Acrylics, inks, gels on 140lb A3 size acid free Acrylic paper Actual size of painting: 14½” x 9¾” Close ups of texture detail: This started out a bit of a mess … but I think I saved it okay. 🙂
“Autumn with rocks” About 10½” x 7½” Acrylic, gels, paste, caulk, gilt metallic paper (Pebeo), inks on acrylic paper. I bought me some Pebeo metallic effect papers yesterday ‘cos they were on sale at Hobbycraft! Of course I didn’t get the gilding paste to go with (duh) … so it’s a bit futile trying to … More Abstract on paper – small
“Orange hills and grasses” 10½” x 7½” Acrylic, gels, paste, grit, sand, inks on mixed-media paper. I tried a few larger pieces this week on the A3 acrylic paper but I wasn’t happy with them, so then I fiddled about with this small piece. Also not really happy with it but thought I’d stick it … More Abstract on paper – small
“Dune” Fine sand/grit, bonding agent, acrylics, irridescent medium, gloss medium, various metallics on 140lb A3 size acid free Acrylic paper Actual size of painting: 14½” x 9¾” Close ups of texture detail. There is a slight buckling of the finished work, mainly because it was not completely dry when I took the photos. I am … More Abstract on paper series – larger A3 size – 1
“A little bit of sea” Fine sand/grit, bonding agent, acrylics, irridescent medium, metallics on watercolour paper 300grams Grain Fin Cold Pressed NOT Acid Free 9¾” x 6¼” (Actual paper size is 11.7″ x 8.3″) Close up of texture detail.
Untitled – study. Acrylics, gel medium, metallics on mixed-media paper (250gm/169lb) Approximately 12″ x 8″ Close up of texture detail. I have been watching a lot of videos by the German artist, Gerda Lipski and was inspired by her to try layering with acrylics on paper today. This is not something I normally do – … More Abstract on paper series – 1
“Little bit of blue” 12″ x 12″ x 3/4″ deep stretched canvas Acrylics – no texture medium, just varying thicknesses of paint, including metallic (gold). Close up of texture of paint below. Available for sale – please email: firstname.lastname@example.org this painting is now sold! Thanks for stopping by.
“Driftwood” 51cm x 41cm x 2cm 20″ x 16″ x 3/4″ (approx) This is a heavily textured piece and a lot of reworking went into its creation. There are many layers of material that I have sculpted. The layers were made from caulk, modelling paste, fabric, threads (metallic and cotton), sand and paint. I used … More Driftwood
“Field” Substrate of acrylics and metallic paints, collage scraps of silk fabric; overlayed with oils, various nail varnishes, glitter – on stretched box style canvas 10″ x 8″ x 1½” 26cm x 21cm x 4cm Natural light
“Lost at the mall” 24″ x 18″ Reworked old canvas. Acrylics, glues, fabric, hand-dyed silk, caulk and gels. Trying some new colour combos out today. Don’t know as I like this one yet. Might chuck it 🙂 There is a little back story behind this one, though. Many years ago, I lost my youngest daughter, … More Re-worked work.
“Summer Norwich Cathedral” 21cm x 26cm x 4cm deep