Some new thingies

“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:

And flip …

I was moving things around over the weekend and ‘accidentally’ stacked my latest large painting the wrong way up.  When I stood back and looked at it, I realised that it is far more dynamic this way up and has more sense of presence.   There is something almost cathedral in the illusion of space.   … More And flip …

Collage on panel

“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

Collage on paper

“Field study” 15 ½”  10 ½” Acrylics, inks, found objects (threads), aluminium foil and gels on acrylic paper. Close ups of texture: The rape seed fields are now turning a glorious golden / electric yellow – I took this picture whilst out on my own last week, when I went to go and find some … More Collage on paper

Collage on panel

“Hot – study” “10” x 8″ Inks, glitter, found items for texture, pebeo fantasy prisme paints (for the round ‘stones’ in the foreground) on acrylic canvas board. Photos to show texture:

Abstract on Canvas

“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

Abstract on paper – A3

“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. 🙂

Abstract on paper – larger -A3 size 2

“Flight (for Laura)” Inks (metallic and standard), acrylics, irridescent medium, on 140lb A3 size acid free Acrylic paper  (Oh and I did so cheat, using a Google search for line drawings … wickedness. Laziness. Well it’s Sunday) Actual size of painting:   14½” x 9¾” Close ups of texture detail   Thanks for the inspiration, Laura … More Abstract on paper – larger -A3 size 2

Abstract on paper series – larger A3 size – 1

“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