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21st Century Still Life
My search for a representative 21st Century Still Life continues. This time it is with fish that I have managed something a visual poetic imagery. The finished product will be online soon. Figurative expressionism at its best. Watercolour painting fish monger.
Forgotten
I had a nice surprise this week , I found an old painting forgotten in a frame. the artwork is so happy and fresh and technically different as i used watercolour with oil sticks combination. Figurative expressionism painting as its best!...
Fragile equilibrium
Life choices is like being in a labyrinth walking in blind folded .
Music Music
I love music, I love jazz  piano and saxophone and I had the chance to see from close this beautiful instrument. I did lots photographs and drawings let it sleep a while and finally came with something feeling alive. the...
Winter
Our winter is brutal this year and there are some magical colours in the sky. Haze of the grey sunless morning by 13C.
Purple omelette
In my quest to refine still life for our 21st century ...in figurative expressionist style her his my first winter piece. Our skies are low dry and cold we eat omelettes more often. Watercolour in purple
Art Blogging
HI, I was visiting a brewery and got taken by the immense vats used and all the piping hosing etc. Great fun which inspired the watercolour sketch. I will develop this basic idea into a figurative expressionism painting.
Technical week
Sorry but I am having some technical problems with my web site
Biblical Rain
We are going to be flooded again in Brisbane and the grey sky is making sad so I created a nice happy figurative expressionist still life to counter act my blues. Who is on a diet...Omelette au beurre original watercolour...
Amazed
The flow of creativity is back after two full months of rest real first rest in four years. B amazed! 21st Century still life figurative expressionism style by moi.
Exciting new still life
New blue still life composition of corn cobs in figurative expressionism watercolour . I am all excited after 2 months os a dry spell suddenly I am creating this fantastic painting. I am absolutely delighted.
Corn Cob
Small 45X45 cm still life watercolour in figurative expressionism style. I have taken photographs of my burned corn cobs years ago .I  have done a few drawings of them but its the first time that I really do a painting....
Omelete au beurre
Back on track with my beautiful 21St Century Still Life project. "Omelette au beurre" watercolour painting is fresh, it has this old kitchen touch, it is slightly stylish not too much and the egg shells are dancing. Figurative expressionism at...
NO EASTER BUNNIES
Homage to William Blake and the Divine Comedy . Pour le plaisir des yeux. Figurative expressionism with a conscience. Watercolour painting
Let go
 Adversity lately has many forms for me. First Omicron has left the exhibition in limbo date wise. Then Brisbane floods has disturbed every bodie's life here including art galleries shows and now someone's lack of professionalism has interfered with the...
PLEASURE
Not very enthusiastic  about anything I went to the art meeting on Wednesday happy nevertheless to see my art and collogue friends. I was challenged to create a masterpiece by getting inspired by one of the great masters. I choose a sketch...
Adversity side effects
  Adversity have two effects: 1- depression and  2-stronger determination. Each time I can see we are taking as a collective more time to get back up to start again and I am no different. So I am taking it easy...
Brisbane floods
Black and white drawing figurative expressionist  style.
Life Drawing
Last Wednesday I went for the first time since the pandemic to a face to face life drawing session. How exciting! What a pleasure after 2 years of drawing online. Two models were advertised for this event and I was...
A curator's visit
Deborah Reich art curator and good friend visited me this afternoon and looked at this work in progress. Self portrait figurative expressionism style 
Life Drawing
3 Dimension to 2 dimension via a camera drawing and down on a sheet of paper