'Blossom 4' painting by Nicki MacRae.

Blossom 4

'Blossom 4' painting by Nicki MacRae.

A canvas from 2014 which I had a sudden urge to completely rework (two years later) from a very loose abstracted imagining of cherry blossom, to a more representational painting of the same. The gardens of my house contain several blossoming tress, and every Spring I am inspired by the soft luminous blooms. On a deep […]

Blue Vase

16 x 16″ (40 x 40 x 4cm) Original painting in mixed media on canvas with acrylic, spray paint, pastel, charcoal and paper. Varnished and framed. A still life painting featuring a green / blue raku vase against a background of yellow gold vintage textiles with dramatic lighting and focus on texture. Created using pasted […]

Boudoir

20 x 20″ (50 x 50cm) Original painting in mixed media on canvas – acrylic, spray paint and ink on cotton canvas, framed. This painting comes from my love of vintage trinkets and fashion and features perfume and jewellery from my dressing table – an old bottle of Chanel No5, paste gems, hair pins, etc. […]

Feather Duo 1

6 x 6″ (15 x 15 x 4cm) Original painting – mixed media on canvas (acrylic, spray paint, charcoal). A small, semi-abstracted canvas featuring two feathers. This series of petite paintings evolved from a simple sketch of a found feather, and the colours from winter sunset landscape paintings I had been working on previously. The […]

Decay 3

12 x 12″ (30.5 × 30.5 × 4 cm) Original Artwork – mixed media on canvas. Third in a series of abstracts which I created for a body of work named ‘Ruin’ . This work was exhibited at Eden Court, Inverness in September 2012. These works look at the many textures and unexpected colours found […]

Decay 1

8 x 20″ (21 x 51 x 4 cm) Original Painting – mixed media on canvas. Decay 1 is part of a series of abstracts created for ‘Ruin’ a body of work and an exhibition at Eden Court, Inverness in September 2012. These works explore the textures and unexpected colours found in peeling paint, aging […]

Decay 2

12 x 24″ (31 x 61 x 4 cm) Original Canvas – mixed media on canvas. Decay 2 is the 2nd painting in a series of abstracts created for ‘Ruin’ which is a body of work and exhibition at Eden Court in Inverness ( September 2012) These paintings explore the various textures and unexpected colours […]

Decay 5

18 x 24″ (46 × 61 × 4 cm) Original Canvas – mixed media on canvas. Decay 5 is the fifth in a series of abstracts paintings that I created for ‘Ruin’. This was a body of work and exhibition at the very lovley Eden Court in Inverness in September 2012. These abstracts explore the unexpected […]

Decay 4

20 x 20″ (51 × 51 × 4 cm) Original Painting – mixed media on canvas. Decay 4 is part a series of abstract paintings that I created for ‘Ruin’ which is a body of work and an exhibition at the lovely Eden Court in Inverness in Sept 2012. These abstract works explore the many […]

Decay 6

12 x 24″ (30 x 60 cm) mixed media on canvas. One of a series of abstracts created for ‘Ruin’ a body of work and exhibition at Eden Court, Inverness in September 2012. These works explore the textures and unexpected colours found in peeling paint, aging and rotting wood, rusting wire and metal… On a […]