Self Suspended IV

Size 40 x 28″ (100 x 70 cm) Acrylic on canvas. A commission for a client which was completed in 2015, loosely based on my previous series ‘Self Suspended’ from some years ago. I was pleased to be able to use many of my most current techniques to produce something more rich, more complex and […]

Banteay Kdei

Mixed media on canvas, 40 x 28″ (100 x 70 x 3 cm) I worked on this from photos and memory of a visit to this temple in the Angkor Archaeological Park in Cambodia a couple of years ago (as part of a half-year of travelling adventure with my husband and children). The ruinous remains […]

A Ballad of Red-and-Blue

Mixed media on canvas. 20 x 28″ (70 × 50 × 3 cm) A quick tour through my work confirms that ‘red and blue’ is my absolute favourite colour combination – so I allowed myself the indulgence of creating a piece entirely dedicated to this colour collaboration. I always think creating abstract work is rather […]

Candle-Caught Braid and Anaglypta

Candle-Caught Braid and Anaglypta

Candle-Caught Braid and Anaglypta

16 x 20″ (40 × 50 × 3 cm) Mixed media on canvas. This was inspired by a variety of things – stately homes, draped textiles, embroidery, candlelight, the work of John Piper, ageing and fading… Random things that excited my magpie mind and came together in a fairly spontaneous abstract work. I was also […]

Blossom 2

Blossom

Saturday Afternoon, Best China and Dainties

Saturday Afternoon, Best China and Dainties

Saturday Afternoon, Best China and Dainties

24 x 24″ (61 × 61 × 4 cm) Original – Mixed media collage – acrylic, paper, textiles and found objects. Saturday Afternoon, Best China and Dainties is part of a series of mixed media collages exploring the abstract possibilities of household items. Inspired by a love of charity shops and thrift sales, vintage fashion […]

The Working Week and the Friday Frock

28 x 24″ (61 × 71 × 3 cm ) Original  – Mixed media on canvas This spontaneous abstract grew from the suggestions of the materials around me – old textiles, wallpaper samples, charcoal, paints – and was done in a frenetic way between running errands and the usual to-ing and fro-ing of the week. […]

Bay of Skaill, Winter, Abstract

20 x 20″ (51 × 51 × 4 cm) Signed Original Artwork – Mixed Media On Canvas From colour sketches made at the Bay of Skaill, Orkney in Winter. I wanted to give something of the feel of the sweep of the bay, the rolling of the waves, and the scattered, fleeting nature of what […]

Winter Sunset Abstract 1