As the degree exhibition gets nearer, I am trying to make as much work as possible, that way I have more choice of what to hang in the show. I don’t have a particular idea of what I want my show to look like, I will figure that out later . For now I have… Continue reading Five New Paintings
Yesterday I had the opportunity to put my work on display in the Shaun Project Space at University, it was a good experience because I was able to see my art in a different environment, I was also able to look at which paintings worked well together and which ones were the strongest ones. It… Continue reading Shaun Project Space Presents: Jade Hutchinson
Well, I have been back at university for 2 weeks now and I am so happy to be back and painting. I am currently working on my 5th painting. I am playing around with colours and layering colours, forms and composition. All of the stretchers were made by me, which is something new for me,… Continue reading NEW PAINTINGS
This journal page I was just using to wipe excess paint off my brush, but I decided to play around with it after it dried. I really like the pink flower patterns on the right, I think the pink stands out brilliantly. I used washi tapes, flower pressed papers, paints, pens and pearl effects.
Here is a page I completed in September. I love the pinks and purples on this page along side the orangey yellow, however I am not happy with the composition of it. I think there is too much going on. I feel like I might be loosing my touch a bit and don’t really know… Continue reading MY JOURNAL: September 2016
Another journal page from September, this page is also nature-esque, however this page is more autumnal, as I used oranges, yellows, reds and browns. I loved using these colours together, but then again I just love autumn! I decided to draw each leaf in a different way, to experiment a bit but also to make… Continue reading MY JOURNAL: Autumn inspired
Throughout September I managed to do 20 journal pages (or 10 spreads, depending how you want to look at it), which I am quite happy with. There once was a time I would do 1-3 pages a day, but that was when I didn’t spend as long on a page or put as much detail… Continue reading MY JOURNAL: Green Nature