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Art by Nicola McLean · 2W ago

Sink...a surreal space painting

So events have conspired to keep me from starting number three in the 'Moments on the Mother Road' series, but in a good way.'Sink' - acrylic on canvas 40 x 50cmPaintings completed since my ...
Art by Nicola McLean · 4W ago

Dissolve...a painting of city lights in bokeh

'Dissolve' - acrylic on canvas 12.5 x 12.5cmTwo blog posts in a week....what's going on??Well, it seems I am not only getting my painting mojo back with the lighter, longer days of spring bu...
Art by Nicola McLean · 1M ago

Lost...

*Disclaimer - This is a bit of long post as I have two months of stuff to waffle on about - I've created handy headings so skip any parts that make you yawn.You'd be forgiven for thinking th...
Art by Nicola McLean · 1M ago

Lapses in time...

So, it's been nearly a month and half since I last blogged and I swear just now when I logged into Blogger I saw a tumbleweed blow slowly across my laptop screen!!Anyway, following John's qu...
Art by Nicola McLean · 1M ago

Flight risk...

I finished my first painting of 2017. Well, I actually finished it two weeks ago but didn’t get round to writing a blog post about it until now.  This is the one I started in November so it ...
Art by Nicola McLean · 1M ago

Ruff dawgs and rough cuts...

Happy New Year (at what point is it too late to say that?!) One of my artistic intentions this year is to focus more on making videos of my paintings in progress to post on You Tube. I've ma...
Art by Nicola McLean · 1M ago

Dreams and gasoline....

Forgive me Blogger for I have sucked, it's been three months since my last blog post! If I have any blog readers left then you'd be forgiven for thinking that I just never came back from the...
Art by Nicola McLean · 8M ago

The illusion of water - Fine Art Seen competition entry

'Stones in the river' - acrylic on canvas 30cm x 30cmCamera phones are great, aren't they? I mean, I have an actual camera that's really pretty good but I tend to use it for photographing my...
Art by Nicola McLean · 9M ago

A new dimension...polymer clay dog art

'Staffie and Westie polymer clay 'cake toppers'!Last Friday night, I went out for a Chinese meal with the staff and other volunteers from the animal shelter for my friend, Christine's birthd...
Art by Nicola McLean · 9M ago

Namasté...a portrait of a pig

'Namasté' - Acrylic on canvas 20cm x 20cmSo, it seems as though my mojo has decided to come back. Despite already having a heap of ideas and reference photos to work on, I got the urge to pa...