Analogy or metaphor? I confess I’m unclear on the difference between these concepts.
Imagine lying on your back in a woodland clearing. Its a warm afternoon and looking up through the branches the sky is cloudless and deep blue.
I remember being drawn to closely examine one of Turners wonderfully light, wispy amorphous skies and was fascinated to find the subtle highlight in a cloud was in fact a thick smear of paint.
I’ve been pursuing my enthusiasm for Autumn colour and completed 3 location paintings this month (November). The colours have been wonderful this year, perhaps not the best, but so […]
I recently went to Japan visiting several cities, mostly using their wonderful high speed rail system, the Shinkansen.
I have a primary objective for my art and several separate strands of work, recently theres been crossover and it feels like a trap I’ve fallen in to.
Working with the natural world as a source of inspiration as well as subject matter I have come to appreciate how everything in our world, the universe even, has its role to play in the great scheme.