Abstract extracts

abstract extracts

I’ve been taking close-up photographs of sections of my finished artwork to highlight the patterns and textures in the paint and the boundaries between the strips. I love the way that a small detail can be composed to make an image in its own right, with a completely different look and feel from the whole. Pictured is a screenshot from my photo catalogue, some of these are now available as limited edition giclée prints.

Recent posts from my Studio Journal

the seasons series


Or, actually winter—spring—summer—autumn. This four panel series, each one based on colours of the season, go rather well together. However, aesthetically they work better starting with winter… ⁠ 4 panels, each 8x8in, acrylic on paper on board 2021⁠.⁠

the seasons series

Just varnished

Once the sequence was sorted the pieces went together quickly. Without any joins the only fiddly bit was cutting the final strip to fit in the last gap on each.