Monthly Archives: December 2012

BLOG REVIEW


Yesterday afternoon in my studio, where I write my  blog posts and push pencils over pastel board, sometimes frantically, other times with care and attention. This is my escape from the rest of the world. As we say in Australia, it’s … Continue reading

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PAINTING 34.


Avoca Beach 6. Prismacolors on pastel board    40 x 15.5cm I spent a few hours in my studio yesterday working on a 4th small abstract to compliment the 2 large ones that I have included in my exhibition next … Continue reading

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THE ANSWER?


  North East Landscape DNA   80 x 50cm   Prismacolors on pastel board   Most artists seek to ‘find’ a personal way of seeing through their art. This could be through an individual style, a technique or even a … Continue reading

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SAND TRIO


I have completed the third of 3 paintings featuring sand patterns for my exhibition next March. For these paintings I employed the ‘Pointillist’ style, one that I have used before. It’s a great way to show individual grains of sand, … Continue reading

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UPSIDE DOWN ABSTRACT


Sand Forest, Cow Bay   WIP   60 x 40cm   Prismacolor pencils on pastel board On Monday my wife Val, looked at my current painting and remarked that it looked better upside down, and she was right!     … Continue reading

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ABSTRACT FROM CLAY


Fired Clay Landscape WIP 40 x 40 cm Prismacolors on pastel board Last Friday I began my 28th painting for my March exhibition, but an idea came to me that resulted in me leaving it and spending the day on … Continue reading

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