Some works in progress... and a few drawings.
This is a patch of one of the paintings I worked on today. Mmmm, luscious paint!
I've been looking through images of my work from previous years, and came across this one. I remember painting this, and enjoyed the paintwork. It was from a series of work I did with reference to my grandparents, my grandmothers in particular. I found these beautifully crafted doilies and handbags, loved the textures and intimacy of them, and wanted to explore this through the painting. My grandmothers would use and even make these types of textiles, so I felt a connection to them.Read More
I'm working on this piece, I think I'm calling it a light-work, using sunlight, sized mull cloth, and paper. I like the way the light interacts with the materials, casting shadows, hinting at forms, and making lines.