New Work

Black Partridge & Cat Amongst the Cushions

Black Partridge, 16"x20"Acrylic with 3D acrylic paint, plus one sequin. The only time I ever saw a live black partridge was at a great distance, through binoculars, in North India. Something about the bird's compact, rounded shape appeals to me. Also, the variety I saw (and heard) is famous for…(continue reading)

Evolution of a Small Paintinghttp://www.sweetlotusart.com/resources/img/blog_img/4919/IndianCorn_1.jpg

 I thought it might be interesting to keep a record of this painting as it evolved. I find I often like the least complete versions of a painting, when it's just a fuzzy, unfocused idea in dream-colors. It's a bit like preferring a little fluffy chick to the fully developed bird. The thing has got…(continue reading)