Tag Archives: acrylics

A Portrait of Womanness

I always said I don’t paint people. No portraits, faces, nothing. Only abstract designs and mandalas. But over the past week or so I have found myself drawn more and more to create a woman on canvas using my acrylics. And today I couldn’t resist. I went up into my attic and pulled out my paints. Without any visual references. Just painting. As it comes. From the heart. I used to be ashamed of my portraits and people drawings back … Continue reading

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What’s the GAC (Glastonbury Art Collective) up to Now?

It’s been a month since the Glastonbury Art Collective presented its first ever art exhibition in Glastonbury, spearheaded by Jessica Morris and held in the Grail Centre, Chilkwell Street. For those of you who didn’t manage to get down to the venue in person, here is a short video I made of the exhibits by following this link: Glastonbury Art Collective Exhibition. But it’s always really interesting to see what is happening in the aftermath of these events as artists … Continue reading

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Exhibiting my Artwork in the Wilder Street Studio in Bristol

I was recently invited to hang up some of my artwork in the Wilder Street Studio in Bristol and just wanted to share a selection of the photos we took when we had hung it on the walls. The Studios are hired out for a wide variety of classes in Bristol. I first got to know the place when I began attending yoga classes there. But music, dance and various healing arts are also practised there. You can also rent … Continue reading

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Acrylic Canvas Paintings versus Silk Painting

It’s true that many of you know me for my silk art work, my mandalas in particular. But I sometimes just like to go wild and cover a canvas with acrylic paint as a real physical exercise. I decided to share my acrylics and oils with you on video as they don’t get seen very often. So here is the first one I have captured on video: I painted it in 2008 while we still lived in Ireland  and I … Continue reading

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