Nutshell Bridge, Stroud Canal; acrylic 6×4 inches

Having now found a frame for my Marmalade Rudbeckias, I am sorting the framing for my other exhibition-intended pictures. In between that I have been working on another small-scale painting, the result of which is above. This one proved a little more tricky to execute, being smaller than its buddy from a couple of blogposts […]

Ebley Mill, Stroud: acrylic 6×6 inches

I don’t use acrylic very often these days, having found it less effective for larger work than pastel….less effective for me personally, that is, according to how I work. However I have used it for small-scale work, such as “Groundsel” which was painted with small brushes on a black card. “Ebley Mill” was a bit […]

“Dimensions”: acrylic 24×20 inches

An abstract using overlaid squares and rectangles in shadowy shades of deep purple, blues and black, offset with scatterings of silver and accented with creamy-white. This painting almost didn’t happen. It began life as a semi-abstract landscape-style layout, which became too dark and was systematically scraped down then overpainted with deep blue-grey. Using the resulting […]

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