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4 weeks ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on Green Man T shirt – 2018
Green Man T shirt - 2018

Another version of my Green Man design hand painted using fabric paint.

3 months ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on T shirts work in progress

Here are two T shirts I’ve been working on. The image shows my working methods. The t shirt needs to be stretched across a board and I usually turn up the lower part to use as a palette. As fabric paint can’t be removed once on it’s sometimes best to try the colour first.

4 months, 3 weeks ago Posted in: Gallery Comments Off on Jimi Hendrix T Shirt
Jimi Hendrix T Shirt

Based on an iconographic image of Jimi shot in 1967. It was hand painted using fabric paints and pens.

4 months, 3 weeks ago Posted in: Gallery Comments Off on Horus T Shirt
Horus T Shirt

Hand painted using fabric paints and pens. I used an original Egyptian design somewhat simplified to create this.

4 months, 3 weeks ago Posted in: Gallery Comments Off on Horus T Shirt

This piece was a commission, it was hand painted using fabric paints and pens.

1 year, 6 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Still Life Comments Off on The Old Skip – oil on panel – 61 x 74 cm
The Old Skip - oil on panel - 61 x 74 cm

I painted this picture a few years ago and it’s recently been re-photographed. They say that every picture tells a story, if you want to find out more about this one please go to colinsart.blog.

1 year, 6 months ago Posted in: Fantasy, Gallery Comments Off on The Eternity of Life – oil on panel – 45 x 60 cm
The Eternity of Life - oil on panel - 45 x 60 cm

This fantastical painting contains a lot of symbolism. It has recently been re-photographed. To find out more about this picture please visit my blog at colinsart.blog.

1 year, 6 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Portraits Comments Off on The Perfect Pint – oil on panel – 51 x 61 cm
The Perfect Pint - oil on panel - 51 x 61 cm

  I’ve recently had this painting re-photographed. It was largely painted from life when I was staying in Kilcommon high up in the Silver Mountains in Co. Tipperary. A local publican called TJ stands behind the bar with his arms folded. On the counter is a fresh pulled pint of Guinness. TJ and I became friendly […]

1 year, 7 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Landscape Comments Off on Wivenhoe Sunset 3 – Oil on Canvas – 20″ x 30″ – (51 x 76 cm) – 2017
Wivenhoe Sunset 3 - Oil on Canvas - 20

Another view of boats on the River Colne just after sunset. I find these paintings very peaceful and I’m intending to paint some more pictures in a similar vein.

1 year, 7 months ago Posted in: Gallery, Landscape Comments Off on Wivenhoe Sunset 2 – Oil on Canvas – 20″ x 30″ – (51 x 76 cm) – 2017
Wivenhoe Sunset 2 - Oil on Canvas - 20

Another view of the River Colne seen from the towpath.