‘Resonance’ 23″ x 15″, 140lbs Bristol Vellum. Faber Castell polychromos.
Every Morning, after husband and daughter leave the house to work and college, I will have my coffee at the dining area, looking out to the garden and savouring the quiet time by myself before I start my day. That particular morning, the sun was unusually bright and everything looked so refreshing.
I have rows of river pebbles lined up the edges of the house perimeters, they are usually quite dull but on that particular day, those pebbles somehow looked so beautiful resonating under the bright rays of the morning sun. The shadows cast from the frangipani tree added to the serenity to the whole scene, I knew that I have to paint this. I have painted rocks/pebbles before and I find them calming to paint because there is no set rules on how a rock surface have