Colour Theories: Getting Carried Away

Colour. The truth is, it’s not as easy as you think. This week, I want to talk about what happens when you get carried away by colour. You can’t just throw down whatever colours you like. Colour is merely the way our eyes respond to reflected light; an incredibly simple and beautiful principle, but difficult…

Reading Too Much Into Malevich?

I’m still coming to terms with abstract art and how it seems to dominate the art world. I have feelings of contempt for artists like Malevich and Rothko, perhaps because I am slightly envious if the ridiculous sums of money these paintings sell for (put them all together and you could probably pay of the…

On the Easel : Symbiosis

After working on a couple of commissions I’ve settled back to my signature style. This style for me is the perfect combination of colour and theme; I love being able to use rich colour combinations with line and shapes to convey all manner of subjects, which convey different emotions to the viewer. This piece, featuring…