What can be seen in perspective?


PERSPECTIVE Perspective is about how we see things in space. It can be difficult to understand at first. However, having the ability to see in perspective is the key to capture something intangible such as the space around us, and enclose this 3D form in a flat, white piece of paper! Done it right, itContinue reading “What can be seen in perspective?”

Clitheroe – oil painting of the town


This is my new picture which I am currently working on. I managed to record its beginnings. In this short video see how my town is emerging from nothingness of the canvas. Through lines and shapes, strokes of a brush, splashes of ink; I am forming, creating and bringing to life a town, my town, formed fromContinue reading “Clitheroe – oil painting of the town”

What do we like about landscape painting?


Living in a beautiful countryside is a source of inspiration to many artist and many indeed find joy and passion in recreating the scenery on their canvas. There is so much enjoyment out there, in constantly changing light affecting the clouds and the sky, the texture of grass, the pattern of fields which spread beforeContinue reading “What do we like about landscape painting?”

Finding happiness through art.


ArthurSchopenhauer, 19th Century German philosopher, held that human wild and powerful drive to survive and reproduce is essentially what causes suffering and pain in the world, and that the only way to escape the suffering was through art. People should either create or contemplate art. Art is truly a therapy. It is about the idea of self-exploration that can often lead aContinue reading “Finding happiness through art.”

Courtyard


I would like to share with you my latest work and show you stages of its making. December 2014/ January 2015 Inspiration: Clitheroe, the Courtyard This town is still full of surprises to me as scenes appear in front of my eyes unexpectedly and I can swear I may have never seen them before – well, not in this light,Continue reading “Courtyard”