The journey of a portrait painting

The journey of a portrait painting

VISUAL ART OPEN SHORTLIST Inspired by a small, much loved old photograph that may have been carried around in a small pocket!  It’s just 7cms across and feels like it was treasured and precious because it is very creased and even has a tiny careful mend in brown...
Inspired to paint

Inspired to paint

Finding a way to convey emotion in my paintings, a sense of something beyond me is a challenge I delight in.  I often find when out in nature something I am going to call “the whisper of love”. This morning, for instance, a robin decided to sing a few...