It starts as an idea, an inspiration that floats by and I must be quick to grab
onto it before it swirls into the dust and sunlight of the land.
In hand, and in heart, its desire to become physical is inspiring, and so I sit
before the blank sheet of rough paper; paint to one side, water to the other, pencil
behind my ear and focus clear and intense.
Slowly, elegantly, and sometimes with errors, the paper takes colours and the
inspiration takes form before my eyes.
Soon, it is ready; in structure, in form, in simplicity but in beauty and strength.
It now yearns to share itself with the rest of space and form around it, and it desires
to bring inspiration to all who gaze upon its texture and arrangement.
So it goes out into the world, its purpose fulfilled and its mission accomplished.
Art to bring inspiration…
Take pleasure in the Artspirations you find on this page. If you would like a copy,
you can buy an online PDF version as an A5 folded card or as an A4 poster; a hardcopy
sent to you as an A5 folded card or A4 poster, or you can buy the original painting.
All paintings are painted on 300gsm watercolour paper, 185 x 275 cm.