Ten years ago this painting sold from the Adonis Gallery in London to a customer in Mooresville Indiana USA. It was a fun painting to create and thought I would try something similar again with ‘Wise Man’s Bar’. I always enjoy painting a crowd with all the different characters.
This photograph of Stephanie Rose taken by my daughter for The Velvet Village was my inspiration for ‘Boudoir’. I loved the pose, composition and colour, what makes a good photograph doesn’t necessarily make a good painting, something we don’t always know until we start. With ‘Boudoir’, use of colour, angles, & background needed to be ... Read More
Advanced Diploma Fine Arts 2009 – by Helen Kirk Review 5 / the Earring 2008 – Alexandra G Foreword by Alexandra G Helen Kirk is an Artist friend from the PIL website and I was very honoured that she chose to write her diploma work on one of my paintings. Please find below a copy of ... Read More
A lot of people ask me about the history of art and it’s origins… History of Art in 30seconds (Maybe less if you read quickly) As we know, the first form of art was ‘cave art’ – simple outlines of animals and people painted using pigments of iron or manganese oxides which would make yellow, ... Read More
Overall Winner – Alexandra G – The Earring The 5th Juried Invitational Art Exhibition, presented by the Solo Exhibition group of RedBubble, celebrated sixty-two artists and sixty-five works in the digital, traditional, and photographic arts. A panel of 3 Nominators were challenged to search the 39,000-image gallery, and from that, invite select works for exhibition. Nominators ... Read More
“I have come to the conclusion you have a rather large wardrobe in which you stash these gorgeous models. Again this is just superb .your art could be hung anywhere its soooo acceptable in so many genres love every one of them as you know. i do get rather excited on viewing a new piece ... Read More