Another piece inspired by Cruel World
Inspired by a Cruel World, both the lyrics and music. Also inspired by the cruelty in this world presently occupying my mind.
The News Today
Inspired by the work Communique and watching the news on morning TV. Death and destruction interspersed with trivial, jolly matters. I find the incongruence of these issues to be incredulous. I've chosen to use materialistic symbols, images of current news and images of nuclear weapons that remind...
Self Doubt Melody
The process for this painting is much the same as any other that I create. The genre or style is often different depending on my mood at the time. My work usually consists of many layers and is mostly mixed media.
DNA Cross Section (Life...
My process is simply to allow myself to create as freely as possible. I attempt to bypass my conscious mind in order to access the unconscious as an investigation into my psyche and analyse meaning on completion where possible. I employ various techniques to do this.
Anguish of the Masses
Photo manipulation - Anguished sounds that I heard, translated into the fears of society inherited from the past and transformed into today's culture.
Life, Essence and...
Created using Apophysis and Photoshop. Fractals and fractal manipulation. As usual, I've worked from my unconscious. The sounds from the other images that I heard sounded primal to me.
Acrylic on canvas 90cm x 90cm x 4cm
'Sad Girl' made me feel empathetic as I suffer from depression. It also created a feeling of caring and motherliness. She looks alone and vulnerable. I wasn't clear of how this painting would turn out, but birds represent the spirit and here they seem to be...
Small acrylic painting using interference paints. There are many layers and textures creating facets that appear different from various angles. The colours I hope are joyous, they mostly represent feelings of love where I feel the greatest joy exists. There are other feelings of joy such as one...
Layers of paint depicting the variety of emotions within love. I have used transference paint where it changes colour and reflects differently depending on how the light hits it. This is not about a passionate, romantic love at all but rather the lasting unconditional love such as that for one's...