I woke up this morning with a vivid image in my head of what could be my next large painting. I went for a walk in the landscape to look again at what was on my mind and in my thoughts, for this next piece. I don’t always have a mental image of what myContinue reading “Today’s Canvas”
This is just a detail section of a painting currently in progress where I’ve incorporated actual pieces of the natural surroundings I draw from onto the surface. Colours are that bit brighter in this piece and from a personal level, that is very significant.
I think I’ve finished this piece. Unfolding Autumn came to mind as I walked in the woods a few weeks ago. It was between summer and autumn painting this. Sometimes finishing a painting is a lot like saying good-bye to a part of myself.. (we were having such an interesting conversation. Come back again soon?…)Continue reading “Something Ready”
I clip down my brushes to meet my needs for creating subtle marks and ways to manipulate paint on the surface of my paintings. On this occasion it has eroded itself a bit out of use after so many years.. I think I need to let it go now and get a new one
Detail of work in progress