The pencil studies below were drawn months ago with no preconceived idea of their future use...until today. Unsure what way the ink drawing will go but enjoyed the process of its beginnings. It strengthens my awareness of using a visual diary on a regular basis.
Emerging from dark inky beginnings this piece of work burst onto the canvas with every positive fibre the brush and palette allowed. Colour is queen in my studio and although small in stature I believe this painting grabs the attention without being boastful. Contact me should you be interested in purchasing this work. Acrylic and... Continue Reading →
I love Indian ink! When combined with vibrant acrylic it really packs a punch. This is the third piece for my print project and the last one for this productive weekend! "Promise II" 12" square canvas. Original work now SOLD 🙂
Out of the chaos emerge tiny pieces of tonalism... Nothing is wasted...these little studies have been taken from a larger piece which didn't make the grade. When I do this exercise of finding compositions within a work, and sometimes manipulating the contrast and highlights, I find momentum for further work. It's fun and I have... Continue Reading →
What started with a session of intuitive painting resulted in a piece of work combining collage and the painted line. I am enjoying this way of working as I don't quite know what my next move is. It takes all expectation out of the process which I find both freeing and interesting, with each step... Continue Reading →