Month: April 2017

  • “Over the Fence”

    “Over the Fence”, acrylic on 300.gsm. paper, 50cm. x  70cm. A break from Abstraction with a return to Landscape.  Many “en plein air’ studies eventually led to this painting. It is a subject that I have been returning to unsuccessfully until now.  I had always looked at the wider picture, when all along my only intent was to […]

  • “Primitive Landscape, 3”

    “Primitive Landscape, 3”. Acrylic on 300gsm. paper, 50cm. x  70cm. After a few days spent away from the studio followed by hours of procrastinion, I finally decided to quit thinking and get back to work. It was a good decision. Familiar symbols appeared during the painting process, some were left to contribute to the final […]

  • “Derelict.”

    “Derelict” oil on canvas 39cm. x  52cm. We walk though old farm yards. Past roofless stone cottages. The ruins of the old mill at the waters edge. How busy it must have been in this place once upon a time. We cross the river over the footbridge.  Just we  two.  

  • “Reacting to Affect”

    “Reacting to Affect”, mixed media on 300gsm. paper 50cm. x  70cm. Like a lot of my paintings, this is another unplanned work. Using line, form and colour to realise ‘something‘ that comes before thought or emotion.