Just finished a set of little 30×30 paintings for the December group exhibition at Quay Gallery in Napier. I think this guy is my favourite …. i really enjoyed playing around with poppies and wildflowers too…Read More
Here is my new ‘Barnacled Whale 2014′. A large Humpback Whale floating through the murky sea. This time I wanted to try using darker and deeper colours, and really build up the layers – i threw down quite a few different techniques – eggcups, acrylic stamping, the kitchen scrubbing brush, hose …. (techniques of my own inventions of course, ha ha.)
I hope he is enjoyed. I might actually do another one, with even more barnacles and some more surreal colour …Read More
See him fly . This one i finished a little while back , it will be heading towards Soul Gallery in Hamilton in a couple of months for a still-in-the-works group show. I wanted to add a lot more colour and excitement to the usually-brown-and-white falcon, and got carried away with a full on watercolour bouquet flourishing/swoop behind him …Read More
This one was inspired by my recent trip through the French Alps -and a cabin called Les Roses Blanches (The White Roses) in St. Gervais. So majestic. So fancy. End of summer, so only a little snow, and we could climb right up to the glacier.
I love the quaint French Style, so many flower baskets, crusty churches, and blue and white!Read More