At Close of Day


Yes, "simple" takes a lot of thought and work. I'm a great admirer of Rothko, and do like this - even though on the whole I'm not drawn to abstraction .... well, other than Rothko, Pollock, Mondrian, Klee, Chagall: perhaps I'm more drawn to it than I think I am!

Thank you, Robert for those lovely comments. I’m also a fan of Klee and Pollock.

It has impact Ellen.

Thank you, Denise for your lovely comments.

Hang on Studio Wall

In the style of Rothko. Acrylics painted on stretched canvas 76x51 cm. I have to admit that this pushed me out of my comfort zone. I’ve come to the conclusion that the most simplistic to look at, is the most difficult to do. And photographing it was even harder, the light was terrible, therefore the colours aren’t as clear as the real item.

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Ellen Mooney

I work in acrylics. My style is abstract expressionism…..“I begin with an idea, then it becomes something else”….a quote by Picasso. I’m an Exhibiting Member of the Nottingham Society of Artists, where I regularly show my artwork in their exhibitions. Prize winner of the Holbrook Trust Award…

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