Art, me and the connection.

Art is one of the few things I cannot feel complete without. A huge part of me. It helps me express myself when words fail me. I’ve been painting for as long as I can remember.

Here are very few pictures of some art I’ve made in the past. Unfortunately I don’t have   pictures of most of the art I have made in my life because unlike today a camera wasn’t always that available. As you can see the from the resolution, the camera used then wasn’t that good either.

 

Some pencil sketches done during teenage years.

Contemporary

 

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Commissioned – Portrait of an adorable two-week old baby. This painting was more than 1.5 mtrs wide.
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Boat in watercolours
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Commissioned – Oil

RECENT

Two of 13 Lighthouse paintings I’ve painted in 2013 for a solo exhibition.

 

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Last oil painting of 2015 – I wanted this one to look like an old picture.
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Straight lines, curves and the state of mind.

Two paintings portraying different states of mind. How much is said without the need of any words sometimes! I was going through a life changing period when I painted these. A mix of certainty and doubts.

Oil on canvas.

 

The passion, the solace and the paintbrush

Here is a commissioned painting I have painted last year. I love seeing happy children so I have a soft spot for this one. My favourite medium is oil and I always use this medium unless otherwise requested. Even though other mediums are getting better, for me nothing replaces the vivacity that oil colours evoke.

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The passion, the solace and the paintbrush.