Heligan Gardens September 2018
Oil on canvas 20x16”. This is a compilation of scenes from different areas of the gardens which I spent a day at with my art group last month. I hadn’t been that keen to go but thought it was absolutely wonderful. I read the recent series by Martin Kinnear in The Artist magazine where he described painting a feeling of a place rather than a single view and this is what I’ve attempted here. Hopefully it will be part of a group or series of paintings.
About the Artist
I have returned to painting over the last few years having relocated from Cardiff to the Cotswolds in 2009 and joined the Guiting Power Art Group. Although I did a year's Foundation Course at art college after leaving school, I hadn’t painted much in the interim, except for a few attempts here and…View full profile