Wow, it sure has taken a long time for me to get back on here. But here I am. Inspired. Awake to life. And ready to share myself. My words. My art. My me. The idea of publishing my writing in any way has had me frozen. For a while now, I have known it needed to begin but did not know where to start. I always thought I needed to have it all together first. I needed to have […]
Title: the end of the beginning Series: belongil beach Medium: acrylic on canvas Size: 1800cm h x 1200cm w Date: 2012 The colours that emerged in this series are drawn from my environment here in Belongil. There are tones of sand, clay, earth, fire, sunsets, ocean scapes, stormy days and sunny skies.
Title: timelapse Series: blobo Medium: acrylic on canvas Size: 1800cm h x 1200cm w Date: 2012 Like the other six in this series, this work began with a big blob of pink ochre house paint poured onto the stretched canvas. I followed the paint with one or two big splashes of water, and then i watched the effects of its drying. The next stage of the process is built up with acrylics and transparent mediums. I describe the process […]
Title: my brain, my heart, my sun Series: blobo Medium: acrylic on canvas Size: 1800cm h x 1200cm w Date: 2012 The blobo series are inspired by the creek and beach near my house in belongil. I have six large canvas’ on the go. These works are a process of subtle and delicate layering of colours and textures, combined with the occasional storm of pigment which leaves it’s dramatic effect. The works start off with very random mark making. A […]
Title: flowering Series: blobo Medium: acrylic on canvas Size: 1800cm h x 1200cm w Date: 2012 up at the river mouth, changes are experienced twice daily. one layer of beautiful truth can be layered subtly on top of the last with a gentle outgoing tide. or a wild wind may see the last natural design be covered up completely with something equally as beautiful. layer upon layer it is built up and stripped back. The waters flow to and […]