Collage Paintings

This work was inspired by my trip to the Shetland Islands in Scotland in the summer of 2019. I was so taken by the beauty of the island and the architecture I couldn't stop thinking about it and it resulted in this series of collage-paintings. Although not a painter, I do love to use paint in my work occasionally. For the little paintings I first used acrylics as you would in printmaking....squirting bits of paint onto a surface and then using my brayer and transferring the paint onto paper. Afterwards I would tear up the paper and apply it to the surface.  I loved the random aspect of working this way as it frees you up from any sort of "conventional" type of painting. 

Bain's Beach (1)
Bain's Beach (1)

9 x 12" Painting-Collage $400

Bain's Beach (Detail)
Bain's Beach (Detail)

Lerwick Lodberry (Jimmy's House) Detail
Lerwick Lodberry (Jimmy's House) Detail

Bain's Beach (1)
Bain's Beach (1)

9 x 12" Painting-Collage $400

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