In 2015 I created a series of abstract paintings inspired by mental health. All of the paintings are tempera on 16″ by 20″ artboard.
Author Archives: paulakirman
With all of this extra time I have being at home due to the pandemic, I figured it was time to pick up brushes and canvasses again, and use some of the paint that I have had laying around here.
I have been an avid photographer my entire life. I have recently begun to make digital art based on my photographs, including photojournalism, nature, and travel. Here are some examples.
Another set of paintings, both oil and acrylic, which are all available for sale at R Studio Home Gallery.
Much of my more recent work involved using water-based oil paints (yes, that is a thing – and it makes cleaning up a lot easier!) on canvas and other media. Many of these are available for purchase through R Studio Home Gallery.
These are samples of my work from past years. Most are done as watercolour and/or acrylic washes on paper with lots of colour blending and folding.
A technique of taking a small (5″ by 7″-ish) piece of paper and dredging it through a mixture of cooking oil, food colouring, and water.