Linda Brill

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Chinese Pears II

Chinese Pears II

Contemporary still life of chinese pears, figurative realist

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Oil on canvas
The second in a series of contemporary still life paintings of Chinese Pears. These pears have an ethereal quality and luminosity which reminds me of candles burning - and the stalks are very much like matchsticks which have been extinguished.
Coastal Path Near Heyburn Wyke

Coastal Path Near Heyburn Wyke

Landscape painting in North York Moors

Original
Oil on Board
Painting of area in North York Moors near Heyburn Wyke. Contemporary realist landscape with clouds
Chinese Pears

Chinese Pears

contemporary realist still life oil painting of two chinese pears

Original
Oil on Board
27cm x 27cm
From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015
Orange

Orange

Contemporary still life painting of an orange for the Micro Art Show in Water Street Gallery.

Original
Oil on Board
small oil sketch for Water Street Gallery Micro Art Show. Contemporary still life figurative realist
Cabbage Bowl and Apricots

Cabbage Bowl and Apricots

Original
Oil on Board
27cm x 27cm
Camellia

Camellia

Original
Oil on canvas
22cm x 22cm
Plums in a Bowl

Plums in a Bowl

Original
Oil on canvas
27cm x 27cm
From a series of paintings of contemporary still life images for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories solo exhibition 2015
Doll and Cup

Doll and Cup

Still life composition of a doll, silver cup and shell.

Original
Oil on Board
27cm x 27cm
Can be seen at Dean Clough Galleries
A composition on a shelf includind a doll, silver christening cup and a sea shell, Contemporary treatment of still life genre
Viola

Viola

oli sketch of Viola flowers

Original
Oil on Board
Oil sketch of viola flowers
Speckled Eggs and Brown Bottle

Speckled Eggs and Brown Bottle

Oil sketch of speckled quail's eggs and a brown glass bottle

Original
Oil on Board
12cm x 14cm
A small oil sketch of speckled quails eggs and a dark brown glass bottle. Contemporary still life.
Shell 2

Shell 2

Oil Sketch

Original
Oil on Paper
17cm x 22cm
From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015. Oil Sketch
Shell

Shell

Oil Sketch

Original
Oil on Paper
17cm x 22cm
From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015. Oil Sketch
China Blue

China Blue

Small oil sketch for Micro art exhibition in Water Street Gallery.

Original
Oil on Board
Small oil sketch contemporary still life figurative realist
Pears

Pears

Contemporary still life of pears

Original
Oil on Board
30cm x 30cm
Can be seen at Water Street Gallery
Contemporary still life composition of pears on a slab with linen cloths.
Evening - Paris Rooftops

Evening - Paris Rooftops

Evening light looking over rooftops in Montmatre, Paris.

Original
Oil on Board
30cm x 30cm
A view of Paris rooftops in evening light. Figurative.
Flock

Flock

Contemporary still life of a collection of birds on a marble shelf

Original
Oil on Board
20cm x 20cm
One of a seies of still life paintings using collected objects to create a tableau.
Bottle and Shell

Bottle and Shell

Contemporary still life painting, from a series of everyday objects

Original
Oil on Board
20cm x 20cm
Contemporary still life from a series of everyday objects placed on shelves.
North York Moors

North York Moors

Landscape painting of North York Moors - late autumn 2016

Original
Oil on Board
12" x 12"
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Painting of a view in North York Moors National Park in the late autumn of 2016.
Red Onions

Red Onions

Contemporary still life painting of red onions and horticultural fleece.

Original
Oil on Board
30cm x 30cm
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Can be seen at Water Street Gallery
A contemporary approach to still life painting using everyday subject matter and collected objects of decorative and domestic nature.
Grey

Grey

Small oil on board still life with feather. Micro Art Show Water Street Gallery

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Oil on Board
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Small oil sketch for Micro art exhibition at Water Street Gallery. Contemporary still life.
Snowdrops and Ladle

Snowdrops and Ladle

contemporary realist still life painting of snowdrops in a patterned vase with ladle

Original
Oil on Board
25cm x 33cm
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From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015
Two Bowls

Two Bowls

Original
Oil on Board
26cm x 26cm
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From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Exhibition 2015
Indigo Shift

Indigo Shift

Girl with swirling hair and earbuds from behind dressed in an indigo linen shift.

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Oil on Board
47cm x 37cm
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Can be seen at Dean Clough Galleries
View of a young woman from behind, listening to music and wearing an indigo linen shift
Kangaroo Paws

Kangaroo Paws

contemporary realist still life painting in oils of patterned vase and Kangaroo Paws

Original
Oil on Board
37cm x 37cm
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Figs and Ginger Jar

Figs and Ginger Jar

Oil sketch of figs and blue and white ginger jar

Original
Oil on Board
12cm x 14cm
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a small oil sketch of figs and blue and white ginger jar. Part of a series of contemplative still life studies in oil.
Three Figs

Three Figs

Oil Sketch

Original
Oil on Paper
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From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015. Oil Sketch
Bowl of Beauty

Bowl of Beauty

Contemporay still life painting of a Bowl of Beauty peony and decorative bowl

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Oil on Board
18cm x 47cm
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From a series of contemporary still life oil paintings depicting ordinary objects, fruit and flowers.
Magnolia

Magnolia

Still life of glazed bowls and magnolia stem in ceramic bottle

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Oil on Board
30cm x 30cm
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Contemporary still life painting of everyday objects depicting a dtem of Magnolia Stellata in a ceramic bottle with two salt glazed bowls. Contemplative realism in the figurative tradition.
Squash

Squash

Oil sketch of a squash

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Oil on Board
14cm x 12cm
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Can be seen at Water Street Gallery
Contemporary figurative and realist oil sketch of a squash
Plums and Blue Pot

Plums and Blue Pot

Oil sketch of plums and blue ceramic pot

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Oil on Board
12cm x 14cm
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A small oil sketch of plums and a dark blue ceramic pot.
Plums

Plums

Oil sketch of three plums

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Oil on Board
12cm x 14cm
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Contemporary figurative and realist oil sketch of three plums
Pearls

Pearls

Girl wearing a pearl necklace

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Oil on Board
30cm x 30cm
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Oil painting of a girl wearing a pearl necklace viewed from behind. Contemplative figurative depiction of the human form.
Cup

Cup

Blue and white chinese cup contemporary still life

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Oil on canvas
20cm x 20cm
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Contemporary figurative still life painting of a blue and white ceramic cup on a white cloth
Three Figs

Three Figs

Still life of three figs on a white cloth

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Oil on Board
20cm x 20cm
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Three Figs is a modern treatment of a traditional still life genre. Jewel colours emerging from the dark, the image is quietly contemplative and naturalistic. Oil paint has been applied in glazes and the composition is simple and contemporary.
Disguise

Disguise

Original
Oil on canvas
20cm x 20cm
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Axe and Fish

Axe and Fish

Small still life in oil on canvas, of a couple of favourite objects - an ancient stone axe belonging to my husband and a little china fish for holding chopsticks

Original
Oil on canvas
12cm x 24cm
Telling Tales

Telling Tales

Original
Oil on canvas
30cm x 30cm
Oriental Head

Oriental Head

water colour from a postcard of an ancient oriental head

Original
Watercolour on Paper
13.5cm x 10cm
Coastal Path Near Cloughton

Coastal Path Near Cloughton

Charcoal drawing from North Yorkshire coastal path created for the Inspired by...gallery 10th anniversary exhibition Past and Present

Original
Charcoal on Paper
40cm x 29cm
Can be seen at Inspired by...gallery
An atmospheric charcoal drawing from the coastal path near Cloughton in North Yorkshire. This drawing was created for the 10th anniversary exhibition Past and Present, for Inspired by...gallery
London Alley

London Alley

Looking down a narrow alley

Original
Charcoal on Paper
Can be seen at The Desigh Shop
Atmospheric scene in the City of London Urban scene Realsim Figurative Contemporary
Rhubarb

Rhubarb

Charcoal drawing of a young stem of rhubarb, the leaf just unfurling.

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Charcoal on Paper
The charcoal drawing of a stem of rhubarb is placed on a tonal ground, appearing to float. This is the first in a series depicting fruit and vegetables in a contemporary way.
Cafe Girls

Cafe Girls

French Girls in the National Portrait Gallery Cafe, London

Original
Charcoal on Paper
47cm x 40cm
Charcoal on textured paper. Two french girls talking in the National Portrait Gallery Cafe in London
Looking for Liberty

Looking for Liberty

New York, crossing on the Ferry, Japanese tourists looking for the Statue of Liberty through the mist and rain

Original
Charcoal on Paper
29cm x 29cm
Louvre Lamp

Louvre Lamp

The Louvre, Paris, looking towards the Pyramid through arches

Original
Charcoal on Paper
39cm x 29cm
St Mark's, Venice

St Mark's, Venice

Charcoal drawing of St Mark's in Venice, figures in the rain with the Basilica in the background

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Charcoal on Paper
35cm x 25cm
From a series of drawings in charcoal based on scenes of Venice, creating an atmoshere of mystery and quiet reflection.
Venice Lamp

Venice Lamp

Looking accross the Canal from San Marco, evening

Original
Charcoal on Paper
20cm x 20cm
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Musee Rodin

Musee Rodin

Charcoal drawing with dappled light through trees in the gardens of Musee Rodin in Paris.

Original
Charcoal on Paper
28.5cm x 28.5cm
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Venice Bridge

Venice Bridge

Original
Charcoal on Paper
33cm x 29cm
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Venice Pigeons

Venice Pigeons

S Marco at eveningtide Figures emerging out of the mists

Original
Charcoal on Paper
29cm x 29cm
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Leek Head detail II

Leek Head detail II

Original
Charcoal on Paper
Leek Seed Heads

Leek Seed Heads

various stages of seeds emerging from papery skins on leek plants which have bolted

Original
Charcoal on Paper
Reclining Nude - Angela

Reclining Nude - Angela

Original
Pastel on Paper
20cm x 38cm
Standing Nude

Standing Nude

Original
Pencil on Paper
38cm x 20cm
Reflection

Reflection

Original
Charcoal on Paper
Venice Grand Canal

Venice Grand Canal

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Photograph
Venice Zaterre

Venice Zaterre

Open Edition
Photograph
Venice Bridge

Venice Bridge

Open Edition
Photograph
Venice Shadow

Venice Shadow

Open Edition
Photograph
Venice Gondolas

Venice Gondolas

Open Edition
Photograph
Head, Doll

Head, Doll

Wooden doll. Digital photograph with stippled effect printed on soft rag paper. Portrait of an inanimate object. Tender and emotive.

Open Edition
Photograph
Digitally enhanced photograph of a wooden doll's head. Portrait of an inanimate object.
Venice Carved Head

Venice Carved Head

Open Edition
Photograph
Venice Steps

Venice Steps

Limited Edition
38cm x 29cm
Edition of 95
Can be seen at The Desigh Shop
Reverie

Reverie

Limited Edition
28.5cm x 28.5cm
Edition of 95
Can be seen at The Desigh Shop
Honesty

Honesty

Silver jug and ginger jar with honesty

Original
Oil on Board
37cm x 7cm
Can be seen at Dean Clough Galleries
Contemporary treatment of still life genre in oils on gessoed ground. Blue and white ginger jar with Honesty and silver jug.
Breakfast Cup and Nautilus

Breakfast Cup and Nautilus

Contemporary realist still life oil painting of breakfast cup and nautilus shell on glass shelf

Original
Oil on canvas
37cm x 37cm
From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015
Conch Shell and Ribbon

Conch Shell and Ribbon

contemporary realist still life oil painting of a conch shell and ribbon

Original
Oil on Board
33cm x 43cm
From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015
Two Figs

Two Figs

Two figs with a white glazed pot

Original
Oil on Board
5" x 7"
A small painting of two ripe figs and a white glazed earthenware pot.
Yellow Cup and Hellebore II

Yellow Cup and Hellebore II

Yellow cup and hellebore oil sketch

Original
Oil on Board
second in a series of small objects and hellebore flowers
Garlic

Garlic

Original
Oil on Board
30cm x 30cm
From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015
Patterned Bowl

Patterned Bowl

Original
Oil on canvas
22cm x 22cm
From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015
untitled

untitled

Small oil sketch for Water Street Gallery Micro Art Show.

Original
Oil on Board
Contemporary still life of pots and chinese gooseberry. Fifurative realist.
Eggs

Eggs

Blue eggs in a salt glaze bowl

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Oil on Board
20cm x 20cm
Contemporary and figurative realist painting in oil on board of blue eggs in a salt glaze bowl
Striped Gourd

Striped Gourd

Oil Sketch

Original
Oil on Board
18cm x 23cm
From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015. Oil Sketch
Mother of Pearl Shell

Mother of Pearl Shell

Oil on Paper
17cm x 22cm
From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015. Oil Sketch
Lens

Lens

Old box camera and retro shades on white cloth

Original
Oil on canvas
30cm x 30cm
Old camera and shades on a white linen cloth. Contemporary figurative realism. Still life.
Three Plums

Three Plums

Three plums still life oil sketch

Original
Oil on Paper
Oil study of Victoria Plums
Unwrapped

Unwrapped

Contemporary still life

Original
Oil on Board
30cm x 30cm
Contemporary still life of a blue and white ceramic pot and tissue paper
Good Boy

Good Boy

Oil sketch of a china dog

Original
Oil on Board
12cm x 14cm
An oil sketch of a china dog ornament found in Amsterdam
White Elephant and Other Creatures

White Elephant and Other Creatures

Contemporary still life for themed exhibition Garden of Earthly Delights

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Oil on Board
40cm x 40cm
Themed work for Garden of Earthly Delights exhibition. Contemporay figurative and realist painting of still life objects
Stack

Stack

Contemporary still life of bowls on a marble shelf

Original
Oil on canvas
20cm x 20cm
One of a series of still life paintings depicting collected objects personal to the artist, creating a quiet, contemplative mood
Marble Eggs in a Turned Bowl

Marble Eggs in a Turned Bowl

Original
Oil on Board
52cm x 52cm
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Sweetpeas

Sweetpeas

Sweet peas in a patterned mug. Contemporary still life.

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Oil on Board
27cm x 36cm
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This commissioned painting of sweet peas in a patterned mug is a contemporary still life treatment of a traditional still life subject, painted in oils.
Two Figs and Silver Jug

Two Figs and Silver Jug

Still life of two figs, a silver jug and linen cloth.

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Oil on Board
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This contemporary still life contrasts the deep velvety ripeness of the fruit with the tarnished brightness of the jug and soft linen cloth.
Cauliflower

Cauliflower

Oil painting of two halves of a cauliflower

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Oil on Board
32cm x 37cm
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Oil painting od a halved cauliflower in a contemporary realistic style
Two Williams II

Two Williams II

Two Williams pears still life. Second in a series.

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Oil on panel
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The second in a series of pear paintings using Williams Pears as the subject. There is a contemplative quality in this contemporary take on a still life and an intimacy in the way the pears relate to one another, which will be explored throughout the series.
Lemon

Lemon

Oil Sketch

Original
Oil on Board
19cm x 21cm
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From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015. Oil Sketch
Two Williams Pears

Two Williams Pears

contemporary realist still life oil painting of two Williams pears

Original
Oil on Board
23cm x 30cm
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From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Solo Exhibition 2015
Gathering

Gathering

Landscape painting of a hillside in the Calder Valley with gathering clouds

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Oil on Board
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A landscape of a hillside in the Calder Valley with gathering clouds.
Stormy Teacup

Stormy Teacup

contemporary realist painting of tea cup and blue glass with hellebores

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Oil on Board
37cm x 32cm
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still life oil painting of a teacup and blue glass with hellebores
Distant

Distant

Portrait of a friend in oils

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Oil on canvas
66cm x 66cm
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contemporary realism
Yellow cup and Hellebore

Yellow cup and Hellebore

Oil Sketch

Original
Oil on Board
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From a series of still life paintings for Contemporary Still Life and Other Stories Exhibition 2015. Oil Sketch
Clemantines

Clemantines

Oil sketch of clemantines

Original
Oil on Board
12cm x 14cm
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Can be seen at Water Street Gallery
Contemporary figurative and realist oil sketch of clemantines
Speckled eggs

Speckled eggs

Oil Sketch of quail eggs

Original
Oil on Board
11.8cm x 13.8cm
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Oil sketch of speckled quail eggs contemporary figurative realism
Pear

Pear

Oil sketch of a pear

Original
Oil on Paper
13.8cm x 11.8cm
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oil sketck of a pear on satin fabric contemporary still life figurative realism
Blue and White Cat

Blue and White Cat

Contemporary still life of blue and white ceramic pieces on a marble shelf

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Oil on Board
20cm x 20cm
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One of a series of still life pieces on shelves, using collected objects to create a sense of quiet relfection.
Witness - Portrait of a Young Man

Witness - Portrait of a Young Man

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Oil on Board
20cm x 20cm
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Red and Blue

Red and Blue

Still life of a postcard with ancient head, with Japanese bowl and pebble with hand-painted butterfly

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Oil on canvas
20cm x 20cm
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Juxtaposition of objects on a marble mantle shelf. The postcard is a favourite image, the bowl and pebble gifts for past birthdays.
Cup

Cup

Blue and white china cup on a shelf with light showing through.

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Oil on canvas
12cm x 12cm
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Simple depiction of a blue and white china cup with shadow and light passing through the decoration.
Mask

Mask

Typical Casanova Mask from Venice

Original
Oil on canvas
20cm x 20cm
Thunder

Thunder

atmospheric image of an artichoke against a thunderous sky

Original
Oil on canvas
20cm x 20cm
An artichoke against a thunder laden sky
Coastal Path Near Heyburn Wyke

Coastal Path Near Heyburn Wyke

Charcoal drawing from the coastal path above Heyburn Wyke near Cloughton

Original
Charcoal on Paper
51cm x 40cm
Can be seen at Inspired by...gallery
Charcoal drawing created for the Past and Present exhibition at the North York Moors National Park Inspired by...gallery to celebrate their 10th anniversary.
Tulips

Tulips

Mixed media drawing of tulips in a patterned jug

Original
Pastel on Paper
Can be seen at The Desigh Shop
pastel and watercolour of tulips in a jug contemporary tralism figurative
Unwrapped

Unwrapped

Charcoal drawing of a blue and white ceramic pot, unwrapped from white tissue paper

Original
Charcoal on Paper
42.5cm x 52.5cm
Rain, London

Rain, London

Original
Charcoal on Paper
Hometime

Hometime

Dean Clough, Halifax looking up Old Lane
Twilight. Workers on their way home.
Charcoal and conte on paper

Original
Charcoal on Paper
45cm x 45cm
Venice Bridge of Sighs

Venice Bridge of Sighs

Figure crossing the Bridge of Sighs in Venice in mist and rain

Original
Charcoal on Paper
39cm x 29cm
Louvre

Louvre

figures through an archway leading to the pyramid entrance to the Louvre, Paris

Original
Charcoal on Paper
39cm x 29cm
Reverie

Reverie

Original
Charcoal on Paper
28.5cm x 28.5cm
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Reading

Reading

Original
Charcoal on Paper
28.5cm x 28.5cm
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Venice Steps

Venice Steps

Original
Charcoal on Paper
33cm x 29cm
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Venice Calle

Venice Calle

Original
Charcoal on Paper
33cm x 29cm
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Angela

Angela

Drawing from life model using pastel on textured water colour paper

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Pastel on Paper
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This is one of a series of quick drawings from life. Various materials, techniques and papers were used, tonal grounds, highlights etc to explore the human figure.
Leek head detail

Leek head detail

drawing of leek heads on black background

Original
Charcoal on Paper
Ilaria

Ilaria

Original
Charcoal on Paper
12cm x 12cm
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Drawing from a postcard of a marble figure on a tomb. Quiet, still, timeless.
Seated Nude Back View

Seated Nude Back View

Original
Pastel on Paper
Christmas Ball

Christmas Ball

Conte crayon on Ingres paper. Feather mask and Christmas ornament.

Original
Charcoal on Paper
14cm x 14cm
Brown and red conte on Ingres paper in an off white mount and simple black frame
Venice Penguin

Venice Penguin

Open Edition
Photograph
Venice Christmas day

Venice Christmas day

Open Edition
Photograph
Venice Pylons

Venice Pylons

Open Edition
Photograph
Venice Light

Venice Light

Open Edition
Photograph
Venice Tower

Venice Tower

Open Edition
Photograph
Telling Tales

Telling Tales

Open Edition
Photograph
Head

Head

Open Edition
Photograph
Venice Bridge

Venice Bridge

Limited Edition
38cm x 29cm
Edition of 95
Can be seen at The Desigh Shop
Venice Calle

Venice Calle

Limited Edition
38cm x 29cm
Edition of 95
Can be seen at The Desigh Shop
Girl Reading

Girl Reading

Limited Edition
28.5cm x 28.5cm
Edition of 95
Can be seen at The Desigh Shop