Progressions towards a bigger picture, thinking about fire, the cleansing power of it, the rebirth after it, the ‘sweeping clean’ of it.
Working on ‘sweeping clean” -a handmade African broom is a satisfying tool to clean my canvas and then to create tinders, black and white and gold sparks like calligraphy or graffiti which is then semi-obliterated by the action of the grass broom…. www.facebook.com/100063632527765/posts/435176581946756/
Sparks, golden calligraphy tracing the trials of life, the marks we leave…
The shadows on my studio wall inspire my mark making
A new broom sweeps clean……..
Watch this space! here it is finished…
Lin Barrie, Burnt Offerings, acrylic on canvas, 4×3 feet
This huge painting envisioned in an interior….
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