Monthly Archives: May 2012

‘Pushing’ the image further

‘Pushing’ the image of the garden shed further There seem to be so many elements to consider in the construction of a painting.  In concentrating on colour and exploring this element I felt to have lost sight of the structure … Continue reading

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The Garden Shed

  Exercise 2:  The Garden Shed I want to see what happens when I only work with two colours – blue and orange. I began with a collage of magazine pictures of a garden and then built up the image … Continue reading

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LOOKING OUT FROM THE STUDIO DOOR

THE GARDEN I’ve looked through all of the exercises in this module on landscapes and have decided to use the garden as the starting point for the various elements in the study of the landscape.  I feel that I want … Continue reading

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Part 4 – LOOKING OUT

At the end of the last assignment I felt to reach an interesting stage in my painting.  There was a feeling of freedom and confidence emerging in the use of  paint and this feeling had been particularly strong when I … Continue reading

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