Daily Archives: May 25, 2013

Constable’s oil sketches: atmosphere and light

Originally posted on That's How The Light Gets In:
Brighton Beach, 1824 John Constable perhaps suffers from over-familiarity: countless reproductions, from postcards to biscuit tins, of The Hay Wain or Dedham Vale. Those large, highly polished oil paintings were…

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Fluorescence

Although I am fairly pleased with the colour intensity¬†I am achieving in my canvas paintings I am still striving to heighten the impact. I have begun exploring fluorescent paints in some smaller paintings to see what effect they have when … Continue reading

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