Wizard’s Green is magical, fun and full of delight.
40 x 90cm
Rapture led me out of the often occurring frustrations which happen when a painting comes to a seemingly dead end. No amount of pondering will take you to the next stage – you either ‘step away’ from the painting or persevere – usually both, in that order! The painting then calls you back when it is ready, and literally shows you which brushstroke goes where.
oil/mixed media on canvas
100 x 100cm
Night Sea was conceived on Bournemouth beach at around midnight in 1999, and posed as one of the pieces in my degree show. A preliminary canvas was subject to the magical atmosphere that only the ocean at night can provide. This final piece was created once back in the studio at university.
275 x 183cm