More commissions and an exhibition

I recently completed 3 more commissions see as follows,  (although I seem to have lost the third photo, I must have forgotten to take one); I enjoy painting animals so I painted some geese right after finishing them.

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I’m still in the throws of preparing for an exhibition, ( with 4 other artists) which opens on Tuesday (gulp!), so I’ll include the geese I think, for I have a few animal portraits to accompany them.

I’ve also done a few small oils in between times, some I’ve painted from sketches I’ve done on the ipad, not having had time to do the big ones I was intending to do. These have captured the simplicity of working on the ipad, and differ from my usual style, where I try to achieve a softer dreamlike quality, here these are simpler,  relying on blocks of colour to interact with one another.

these are 24×18 cm



this is 30×24 cm


and 20x40cm


So, it’s framing and varnishing for me this weekend, together with listing and labelling the works, and writing a wee blurb to accompany them, ready to hang the show on Monday, (not to mention ironing sheets and doing B&B sat, sun and monday!)

10 thoughts on “More commissions and an exhibition

  1. Bravo! Lovely work. You are being very creative. (Wish I could say the same, seems slow here) Best of luck with the exhibition.
    (has Brexit affected you much?)

    • Thanks for the encouraging words Andy. I’m feeling very guilty , especially now you’ve taken the time to coment, I owe you an email….this summer has been manic but that’s no excuse of course! Will write soon.

    • Hi Muriel good to hear from you, I didn’t know you could speak english! I hope you can find the time to come, it’s a long way for you. I’ll send you the dates I’ll be there.bizliz.

  2. All the best for the show Liz, I’d love to see these paintings on the wall, I’m sure they are going to look absolutely splendid. Those interiors really are wondeful, bravo!

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