Ground Zero (one of my very first paintings)
I spent the weekend, with the help of my son, clearing out the attic and came across a pile of paintings dating back to 2001 when I first started to dabble. I've now recycled all those paintings apart from this one as I remember the emotions it evoked at the time. I was so upset at all the visions I was seeing in the papers and on TV that I had to try and get them down in paint. After finding it all these years later I thought I would post it. No comments required or expected but thanks for taking a peek.
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