Rivers and Ranges

So excited to announce my solo exhibition is now up and running at Square Edge in Palmerston North, NZ until the 27th November 2022. Gill Allen’s paintings and drawings form a collection of semi-abstracted panoramic landscapes.  They embrace the exploration of mark-making as an energetic and spontaneous response to her environment, along with colours evoking... Continue Reading →

Towards the Bluebell Wood

This pastel painting started out as a small pastel sketch from a photo that was taken almost twenty years ago. This was next door to where I grew up on the Isle of Wight. Within the big clump of trees is a bluebell wood which was covered in a carpet of violet purples and blues... Continue Reading →

Cadmium Sunshine ☀️

Sometimes you hear the colours calling... purple, pink, orange, magenta, lime green and cadmium yellow, all so rich and vibrant. At that point it all becomes very clear, they have been neglected - pick me pick me they cry...how could I refuse them! A fabulous day in the garden playing with colour and flowers, a... Continue Reading →

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