Shades of Autumn
I painted this to represent my feelings at this time of year. Whilst I love Autumn it's also a time when I feel sad and memories of losing a loved one fill my head and heart. The starting point for this was the piece of blotting paper at the bottom of my stay wet palette! I was about to throw it away when I spotted beautiful patterns and colours and decided to use this instead of the board I'd just got out!
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