The Favourite Ornament
This little oil painting was done in the final couple of hours of 2016, while waiting to see the New Year in. I found it very poignant to paint, as that little trumpet has seen many Christmases and I remembered loved ones who are no longer here. I've wanted to paint that little ornament for several years, but always been too busy, I'm so glad I finally managed to do it.
About the Artist
I have had no formal training and only began to paint after becoming disabled. Since 2007 I have exhibited each May during Oxfordshire Artweeks, and have exhibited around the country. I now paint exclusively in oils, though I also enjoy sketching in pen and ink. I'm never happier than when I've…View full profile