Boxed canvas 39cm / 29cm. Something a little different for me. After being asked to provide some more local scenes for an exhibition, and as I don't like doing landscapes, I thought I would paint this local scupture. Done by a famous Scottish guy, Andy Scott, whose famous "Heavy Horse" stands at the side of the M8. Visit his website for more amazing sculptures, worth a look. www.andyscottpublicart.co.uk Although I don't really like acrylic that's what it is painted in as It needed to be dry very quickly. I also painted on tissue paper to give it texture and the feeling of the wind blowing through it. Don't ask me why his arms turn into trees, to my shame I can't remember!!
About the Artist
I am a self taught artist or, as I like to say, I'm "unrestricted by formal teaching" which probably explains my mish mash of styles. I paint in most media, watercolour, gouache, oil, coloured pencil and my favourite, soft pastels. I'm inspired by the Scottish landscape, nature and animals and…View full profile