My last few paintings have been all about the beach.
NEWBURY ART FAIR NOW POSTPONED UNTIL NEXT YEAR 2021 I have just completed a small version of “Turquoise Wave II” measuring 20 x 20 cm or 8 x 8 inches in order to raise funds for the Prince’s Trust. (See … Continued
“Turquoise Wave II” is inspired by the Jurassic coastline of Devon. It shows a large wave cresting, lit by the sun turning the waves turquoise and emerald green. The time of day is key here. It is midday, the strong sunlight is reflecting off the sea turning it white. The highlights become a mixture of emeralds and blues contrasting with the deep blue of the sea.
“Today a local artist came to visit Year 3, as part of our Global Community Project. We watched a time-lapse video of her work and talked about the different colours we should use when creating our own artwork of the … Continued
I decided to look at this existing seascape again and change some aspects of it. This painting has undergone several changes overtime. The earliest photo of it is here. Sometimes I find it really helpful to go back in time … Continued
It could be a combination of the waves and surf from any of the photos on this post But also might include a view of the Ness Or the pier Exhilarating to be taking photos with the wind so strong. … Continued
I am very pleased to be taking part in the Torbay Art Show, a brand new major art show, with work by over 70 local and national artists being brought to Torbay by Torquay Boys’ Grammar School. The preview night … Continued
Stage 1. “Sea Storm” Setting out the composition of my sea storm painting i.e. the combination of all elements in the artwork, not just visual elements, but also the mood and light. Stage 2. Refining the composition. I find looking … Continued