Moments

Below you will find some of the key moments and inspirations for Alexandra over the years.

Inspiration behind Dressing for Opera

Inspiration behind Dressing for Opera

This beautiful sensual photograph taken by my daughter Vanessa, of Katie-Lou, was my inspiration for ‘Dressing for the Opera’. Thank you Katie-Lou.  
 
Cheers – Inspiration for Wise Mans Bar Painting

Cheers – Inspiration for Wise Mans Bar Painting

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.  
 
Velvet Village – Inspiration for Boudoir

Velvet Village – Inspiration for Boudoir

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
 
Brick Lane Gallery Exhibition

Brick Lane Gallery Exhibition

Alexandra G was proud to announce her exhibition at the exquisite Brick Lane Gallery in London   An amazing exhibition that showcased some of Alexanda-G’s most popular art work.  
 
Inside my Art Gallery

Inside my Art Gallery

Heres the 1st picture of me painting inside my gallery. Behind me you can see a mixture of my original art work and Giclee Canvas prints.
 
Where did Art begin?

Where did Art begin?

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
 

SoJie 5 Juried Invitational Exhibition July 2010

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
 
Canal Street – Feedback from Paintings I love

Canal Street – Feedback from Paintings I love

“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