The process of art making is as personal as it is mysterious. It is an action of surrender through paint, to a world where time is suspended and layers of newly found realities are discovered. I strive for balance in my paintings. The challenge is of an intention of expression and the spontaneous act of physical painting. Initially I loose myself in the exploration and colour and form and all the surprises it brings. It’s my time of decadence and pure play. Then comes a time of patience, observation and critical response
I work through elements of color, value and form until a road sign appears. Then the journey begins. The trust is in the unfolding.
The mystery and beauty of all this is why I paint.…