Transforming a Blank Canvas

Transforming a blank canvas is challenging and taking a series of photographs of your work as it progresses can be very instructive in evaluating and critiquing your work – I do it all the time. You will see a few examples below:

I enjoy creating still life works – here is one called ‘Carved Head with Apples’ you can see in this slideshow how it evolved and was created using objects, flowers and fabric from my home.

You can find more information about how it was painted in this post – Creating a still life in acrylics:


On this page I have uploaded images of works in progress – one is a painting of a Brahminy kite and the other is a progressive slide show as I completed a drawing of a leather motorcyle jacket that belonged to my brother.

The Drawing of the Motorcycle Jacket

Brahminy Kite Painting