i have always admired artists who can sign their names legibly and artistically on the art work. I can't do it as i don't know what is the best means for oils or acrylics and my signature turns out like an ant scrawling on wet paint ! So, i got a chop made: the left vertical side is my name. the right vertical side says "Be Happy" - as after all, anyone who creates any artwork, or displays, or even buys an artwork, should eventually be happy with it. Art is for one's soul, to be enjoyed. This chop appears on the back of each my paintings along with my scrawly handwriting! i am told its Mandarin Chinese.
About the Artist
I paint landscapes and abstracts in acrylics, oils and water colours. My favourite style is impasto as it creates beautiful imagery and depth exploiting the richness of the paints thereby producing a pleasing tactile surface. Landscapes convey peace, tranquility and considerable warmth. I often use…View full profile