These conceptual plant paintings each have a story; which comes from my subjective perspective.
Colours and forms are somewhat distorted, yet still recognisable as being plant life versus wholly abstract renditions.
2012 Acrylic on Canvas 92 x 61cm
Simple Salad expresses exuberance and freshness. I am inspired by simple spaces and shapes between the semi-translucent rocket leaves.
Reference for this semi-abstract painting was a digital image by David Newton for Rocket Soup!
2010 Acrylic on Canvas 60 x 50cm
Seen in both sunlight and shade, the tangled flowers of the ginger plant were exquisite.
It was a joy to create this mesmerising abstract painting of a garden stalwart.