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Ink Dark Sea
2 weeks ago 2
Posted in: Paintings

I have been working on two small seascapes over the last number of days. The surface is a heavyweight paper, prepared with gesso and mounted on canvas board. They each measure 15.5 cm x 10.5 cm. There is something satisfying about working on paper, its texture is fine and chalky compared to canvas and the […]

March Steel
4 weeks, 1 day ago 2
Posted in: Photography

It’s the first week of March and temperatures have dipped again with no real sign of spring in Connemara just yet. This week saw our first real snowfall with spectacular drifts on the mountains and a heavy smattering of white along the valleys and roads. We’ve been hearing about the icy weather around the country […]

Blue Pool
1 month, 1 week ago 0
Posted in: Paintings

I got back to this piece recently, having started it before Christmas. Here is the painting as I found it below – the main shapes have been loosely defined with blocks of colour, mostly blues and yellows.         I looked up the photograph I had been using for reference – it was […]