Tag Archives: saltscapes

the company of artists [part one]

it’s been a heady few days of artists’ exhibitions, previews and soirees.. times to flaunt with the art and flatter the artists, the opportunity to make new connections, and just very occasionally putting one’s foot in it with foolish assumptions and then having to withdraw graciously to the buffet…. places where wine and words flow… [...]

answers, on a postcard

[another saltscape... 09 of 25]
15cm x 15cm, gesso and mixed media on wood panel, for the contemporary art exhibition salthouse 09 in salthouse church, north norfolk…

[detail of saltscape IX; showing textures]
and yet another haiku style poem…
abraded, by seawater and salt
coarse skin, furrowed then frowned
at a more polished reflection…
as well as the exhibition salthouse 09, i [...]

catch 22 [a new painting]

[another saltscape... #22 of 25]
15cm x 15cm, gesso and mixed media on wood panel, for the exhibition salthouse 09…
using a flash has brought out unexpected textures, ones that i had not noticed before..

[another shot...]

[detail; showing textures]…
and a haiku poem…
stepping on stones, skipping
the sedimental slabs, water blackened
striated, to the shore…
i have been tempted to edit my [...]