When I start a painting I always ask myself what I would hang on my wall, true aesthetic preference is what appeals to me the most.Visuals are a powerful thing. I have been asked what inspires me and my answer is “everything!” From the wine I order to the cheese I pick, to the lighting in my favorite restaurant to the pattern on a paper napkin. I keep my eyes open, to colour, to smell to the touch and it all comes up when I start a collection.
I love to evolve. That includes my subjects, my style and what inspires me. I share my process and I…… For each piece the outward form the bigger picture is what draws me in, but then after the inks and colours stain the white of the canvas, and I have my outline I then look deeper into the inner essence of that form. It can be a human figure, an animal, a flower or a still life. New project launches and what I am working on and what to look out for will all be here.
What is the book you ask? The book is my latest project; it’s a documentation of my style and why I adopted it’s also a workbook of sorts. Each page holds clues, what these depend on the individual. It’s all about opening your mind, engaging all senses and going on a...read more
Women are beautiful, complex and multidimensional creatures, no two are alike. As I live through a few of her many roles like, daughter, sister, girlfriend, wife and mother I gain some insights into her different dimensions and emotions. But my knowledge of women...read more
The transition from portraits to identifying any single form from an abstract colour palette was indeed a challenge. But as Aristotle said, the aim is not about the outward appearance but their inward significance. Colours create their own forms if you allow them to,...read more