Meerskat Acrylic on canvas 20cmx20cm 'Nyathi' Series, the theme for my 30 paintings, in 30 days my challenge. Inspired by the photo's from Addo, the peace and tranquility of being in the bush. To increase the dramatic effect of the small 20cmx20cm canvases, I worked with a limited palette of white and black (dark grey mixture of Ultramarine blue and Burnt Umber). A minimalistic approach, the
Foresters Cabin 18cmx27cm Charcoal and Acrylic on 425g paper Leading up the forests above Knysna, the remnants of old foresters cabins can be found. Despite the occupants being a tad strange, with an assortment of aggressive dogs, there is a certain aura emanating from the run down tin structures.
La Petite Oil on Canvas 20cmx20cm The gardens at La Petite Dauphine in Franschhoek, are immaculately kept and are a riot of colour. Artwork is scattered throughout the garden, with French urns at focal points. The painting is very different from the turquoise and red Frieda Khalo sort of painting I had in my head. Rather it's a gentle painting, that reflects the restful ambiance they