Tag Archives: weathering

MARK-MAKING AS LANDSCAPE


Oatlands Landscape 1. Prismacolors on pastel board   80 x 40 cm Last week I completed the first in a new series of coloured pencil paintings of landscapes inspired by the markings on old sandstone blocks in the historic town … Continue reading

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ESOTERIC ART


  WIP: Both abstracts were inspired by the patterns on 2 bricks that I discovered at Avoca Beach, near Gosford in NSW, Australia. My abstract paintings are quite personal and for the majority of people they are hard to understand. … Continue reading

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ENAMEL MUG


Most of us live in a complicated world, because we choose to live complicated lives. Some buck the trend others fight it, while the rest just ‘get on with it’. There are similar parallels in art. Some artists choose to … Continue reading

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TATTOO ABSTRACT


Landscape Tattoo 80 x 60 cm   Prismacolor pencils on white Canson pastel board I completed this drawing over a month ago and realised that I had not posted the finished product, so here it is! The inspiration for this … Continue reading

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ART PRIZE ENTRY


I am very interested in weathering and mark-making, both natural and man-made. Throughout Far North Queensland I have found many examples that have fascinated me and given me ideas for future artworks. I will share one particular experience I had … Continue reading

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OLD HOUSE IN GRAPHITE


I drew this old, decaying house many years ago, but it’s no longer standing. I’m glad I was able to draw it before its demise. Objects showing signs of decay and weathering are always of interest  to me. Capturing the … Continue reading

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RUSTY MUG


For sometime I have been noticing that ‘rusty mug’ has been a popular topic from people undertaking searches on the Internet. I’m not sure why this topic is as popular as it is, but it’s also been one of my … Continue reading

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