This acrylic painting is part of an upcycling project. I took an old painting comprising of six elements, each one describing how climate change and pollution has affected the ocean. The initial artwork was made with modelling paste on canvas. Acrylic paint was applied and gold leaf was added to add a whole new look.
About the Artist
As a very young girl at school I remember painting a picture of a boat on the sea. It was probably just a red and blue splodge but I was commended for it and from then on I fell in love with trying to make recognisable images. My early work was mostly detailed drawings but later I started to…View full profile