Tag Archives: semi-abstract

MINIMALISM


My work is getting simpler as I get older. Now 63, I have over 40 years’ art experience. I’ve tackled everything from photo-realism to abstraction. What interests me at this point in time is trying to say ‘a lot with … Continue reading

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BLINDED BY COLOUR


In Australia, 1 in 12 men and 1 in 200 women suffer from colour blindness in one form or another. This group also includes artists. We all react to colours, whether bold or sombre. We react in a certain way … Continue reading

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ON HOLY GROUND


On Holy Ground        WIP Prismacolour pencils on pastel board   80 x 40 cm The sixth abstract painting in my ‘brick series’, is the result of me noticing a very interesting brick in a wall of the Trinity … Continue reading

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HILLSIDES 2.


  Following Monday’s post I have included some more examples of hillsides that I have produced over the years.   Today’s examples include (reading from top to bottom) photography, coloured pencil drawing, graphite pencil drawing and digital drawing.   There … Continue reading

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SEMI-ABSTRACT WIP 2.


I have managed to add some more detail to my latest drawing, a semi-abstract still life of objects from my ‘collection’. At first glance it may appear that I haven’t added much since my first update, but I can assure … Continue reading

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SEMI-ABSTRACT WIP


Although this may appear to be a traditional still life drawing, it’s not. A group or recognisable objects can be seen, but they will be joined by shapes that are derived from within the featured objects. The colour palette will … Continue reading

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TROPICAL ABSTRACT


Last week I was able to complete the first in a series of small  (40 x 30cm) drawings on white Canson paper, that was inspired by the pattern on a leaf that I found at Trinity Beach. This drawing is … Continue reading

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