HOPES AND DREAMS Textile and acrylic. 2021

My latest submission for the ‘Exposicio International’s D’Art Textil’ festival in Spain 2012. Art al Vent XV111 will ‘hopefully’ be going ahead in Gata de Gorgos in September this year with original pieces by over forty artists from all over the the world to be hung from balconies throughout the town. I sent the piece…

STOCK F E.

The work on this series all took coffee sacks as a start for the collage of various fabrics on canvas. Leaving parts of the stencilled lettering seemed for me to increase their legitimacy as works of art. It spoke of the roots of their identity, both historic and cultural, a visual message incorporated in the…

SEVEN SEAS

Seven Seas. A set of 7 small works, acrylic on canvas collage. ( Image size: 7 x 7 cm Framed 18 x 18 cm ), January 2021. Private Collection, London.

RESOLUTION.

A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR to all the followers of my Blog. This is normally the time for resolutions and this little piece was painted on the first of January 2010, hence the title. Sometimes small actions can make a big difference. Thinking about resolutions they are normally about what we are going to give…

B for Bunch.

A heads up to Banksy completed in 2019, part of the coffee sack series of works. ‘ Given the current global turmoil it seems that Flower Power was not such a crazy idea after all.‘ Mixed Media on Canvas 80 x 80 x 4 cm. Framed and ready to hang. One of my latest pieces…

BLUE FOLD.

This piece is one of four which will be included in the Art Gallery South West online winter show. 2020. Normally a title for a piece generally arrives during the process of making the work as does the meaning. For me this piece evokes a wave and the scrim included suggests a fishermans net. This…