Oil on wood panel 16 x 12" taken me quite a while to paint this (6 weeks) just doing a little bit each day. Its probably the first time I've painted something with an emotion in mind rather than painting the subject itself. The dominant colour of pinky grey felt very soothing and calm, I wanted to ensure that those feelings permeated throughout the whole painting. I found I could only maintain it when I felt calm myself. On days which were a bit frantic the mood of the painting quickly changed.
About the Artist
Professional Artist. For 2020 I have decided to focus my work on cricket (which I love) and figure / portrait paintings and drawings. Although I am able to draw and paint birds, still lifes and animals and have been successful selling them I noted that whilst painting them I was forever thinking…View full profile