Category: Flora & Fauna

Harvest of Love

2008 Pastel 41 x 57 cm Before working on my “Green WoMan” oil painting, I needed to create a study in pastels to form a base composition to work from. Originally I planned to...

Feijoa and Persimmon Chutney

2008 Oil on Canvas Each year I gather the abundance of feijoa’s and persimmon add garlic and onions a pear, apple and even banana for extra flavours with all the herbs and spices a...

Poppies

2008 Pastel & Acrylic on rag card 37 x 60 cm This painting started as an experiment to find the best way to show the glow of the back lighted poppies, using a dark...

Day Lilies

2008 Gouache Pastel 31 x 58 cm Day Lilies do draw our attention, though in real life it may only be for a little while. This painting allows you to savour the beauty of...

Mixed Irises

2008 Pastel 46 x 66 cm After two years of growing various irises in our three tiered rockery in the front of our home, this year I gathered a great mixture of all the...

Freedom Rose

2008 Watercolour 54 x 58 cm This beautiful Freedom Rose grows continuously alongside our Peace and Lasting Love roses near our rear entrance. Love, Peace, and Freedom — no matter what, you really can’t...

Peace to the World

2008 Watercolour 54 x 58 cm This Peace Rose near the rear enterance drew my attention one morning with its fresh dew drops sparkling in the sun. It was offering out Peace to the...

Sacred Rose Mandala

2007 Acrylic 60 x 90 cm This painting is a gift to my mother Rose. It’s Rose’s Rose, it’s Mum glowing in full bloom, a symbolic portrait of my radiant mother Rose. She is...

Sacred Lotus Mandala

2007 Oil over acrylic on canvas 60 x 80 cm Along with the Sacred Rose Mandala for my mother Rose, here I created the Sacred Lotus Mandala for my daughter Tara. Using tones of...