Here is a small new work, untitled for now. Sometimes I paint these smaller ones while I am working on a larger scale painting. They help stop the over thinking and allow a sense of release when moving between the small and the larger scale Untitled,Oil and Coldwax on Canvas,30cm x 30cm x 4cm
A small part of how this painting came about. https://youtu.be/XL2rZ5jOA9k 'Watching the Stars Watching You' Oil and Cold Wax on Canvas, 36cm x 46cm x 1.5cm
UntitledOil, cold wax on panel,15cm x15cm
This is one of the fun parts of making the painting. One of the expressive parts for colour, as the values form from lights into darks. It’s almost like the colour is dancing along with the under drawing’s lead. Small clip of video I’m putting together of this work as it develops. Watch this space.
Re-worked 2020Over the past few months looking back at this painting from 2019, the more I looked at it, the more I felt it needed refining. So I revisited it these past few strange weeks. Aligning the Planets,Oil, coldwax on Canvas,100cm x 100cm x 4cm
Not to explain it all but this is somewhat the squiggles of my trail, both mapped and unmapped. Reaction, Charcoal, Pencil and Pastel on Cotton Rag, 58cm x 78cm
Metamorphosis, Acrylic, Oil and Cold Wax on Canvas, 30cm x 30cm x 2cm
I am happy to say that a small selection of my paintings are now available as limited edition, museum-quality giclée prints. They are created using the finest archival pigment inks presented on Hahnemühle 310gsm paper and come with a Certificate of Authenticity. Available in a variety of sizes here.
Works in progress and probably a full moon eve moment of madness! These began as gestural quick marks that all came about in one session within 4 hours. It was an expressive beginning to something I wanted to explore using yellow and orange, colours I love using together. The mediums used were both oil paints …
I unintentionally painted this entire painting upside down. I came to a point were I didn't want to go any further with it. It was just 'done', in my mind but there was something really bothering me about where it came to. I turned it upside down, and it seemed to work immediately. How funny.. …
Meeting PlaceOil on panel15cm x 15cm
I am excited to have just added new work 6 to my site. This is a new series of paintings which I am continuing into 2019, so there will be more to follow in the coming year. I hope you enjoy what I have so far in this series!
I have just added my current new series of paintings here in Work V. This is ongoing and a new definite direction I am taking my art. I hope you enjoy!
My current new series is all about pushing abstraction more than I have ever done before. Responding to my surrounding landscape and being so passionate about nature, forests and the open landscape. The colours are influenced by the bright vibrant summer light that is being experienced here in Ireland lately. This is only a short …
Here is a short interview and video introduction to my current solo exhibition at Ranelagh Arts, Dublin. https://youtu.be/XVxWnrsu_QU