Tag: recent work

A Bar At Noah’s Yard

“A Bar at Noah’s Yard” – a centre piece painting, painted especially for my art exhibition in Noah’s yard in two weeks time! This painting of a well known bar in Uplands Swansea called Noah’s Yard, is modeled on the famous Manet painting “A Bar at the Folies-Bergère”…

Further Round

New painting – “Round from Rhossili” One day my husband and I walked up this steep hill overlooking Cheriton in Gower Peninsula and when we arrived at the top we were amazed at the view which was a view of practically all of Gower. We walked on and…

Autumnal Rhossili Bay

  A new oil painting “Autumnal Rhossili Bay” – An expressionist oil painting of the world famous Rhossili Bay at the far end of Gower Peninsula, itself the first designated Area of Outstanding Beauty in Great Britain. Autumn has draped a coppery red blanket on the hillside and the…

Steam and a Pop-Up!

  A new oil painting – “At the Back Of Steam” – an expressionist painting of the serving area at the rear of the “Steam” coffee shop in Uplands Swansea. I will exhibiting at Steam in a solo pop-up art exhibition from the 4th to 6th December! More…

That Friday Night Blur

A new oil painting – “Friday Night Blur” – This expressionist oil painting catches three University students on the their way to some Friday night revelry. It is at some street traffic lights and as I went to take a photograph of them, the traffic light changed to…

Taxi!

  A new painting -“Taxi from Uplands” – An evocative night time oil painting of Uplands, an inner city area in Swansea with a taxi parked, facing the wrong way, in the middle of the road. It’s main dipped head light blares white down the shiny jet black…

Go Phew! with a Brew.

  An expressionist “urban folk” oil painting of a gentleman taking “time out” and a hot beverage. The warm orangy-brown and wood and brickwork contrast with the blue, hard surfaces of the road, street and passing cars. The warm, calm and relaxation with the busy, bustling city street…

Night Falls on Uplands

“Night Falls on Uplands” This is another “urban folk” painting – a style of painting I have been developing recently, expressionist people portraits from real life in the area near me here in Swansea, Wales. I try to catch the pathos of every day life and hope the…

Still Undecided?

Latest in the “Pies” series “Still Undecided?” “This is the third in the “Pies series” after “Before the Rush” and “That Moment of Indecision” which have both sold on Artfinder. Here our everyman protagonist is joined by the fleeting, shooting looks of a passer-by, also briefly considering whether…

Night Jacks

new oil painting – 80 x 60 cm, £479 – “Night Jacks” “The title of this expressionist “urban folk” painting takes it’s title from Hopper’s “Night Hawks” – I have “Britished” Hopper’s painting which was set in an American diner by using a British alternative or even equivalent…

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