June forum challenge (recycling)


This has worked beautifully Jenny, it really stands out on the gallery!!

A delightfully creative image Jenny!

Good experiment Jenny

Such originality Jenny, another fabulous piece of recycling.

It turned out well Jenny. Interesting textures.

Many thanks Linda, Alan, Heather, Fiona and John! Glad I persevered with this one, nearly binned it a couple of times, wasn’t sure if the gessoed background would work.

Stunning work, Jenny! Love the textures, the layers and the composition. So much to see!

Wow ! Great image from recycling. Am envious.

Thanks very much, Seok and Richard, for your lovely comments.

Hang on Studio Wall

I wasn’t going to do another for this challenge, but came across an old painting I’d gessoed over, sanded then added washes of acrylic ink, and thought I’d try to do something with it. Added the trees, collage and more colour with my Neocolour II wax pastels. A bit of an experiment, this one!

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Jenny Harris

I paint in watercolour, sometimes including other media such as pastel, pen and ink or collage. I have also recently started experimenting with acrylic inks and painting on a gesso base. My main interest is in colour and design, and most of my paintings are quite stylised. I paint a wide range…

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