Whispering the Numbers
Whispering the Numbers

The first completed painting in the new collection, titled for my method for remembering how many lengths I’ve swum - by whispering the number to myself at each end.

Mixed media on canvas | Framed | 20 x 24 x 1.5in | 2018

Twenty Five Strokes
Twenty Five Strokes

One length of the pool takes me 25 strokes, and during each one I see fleeting glimpses of the olive trees, the expanse of sky overhead, and the green splash of the water.

Seethrough
Seethrough

Mixed media on canvas | 20 x 24 x1.5 in | 2019

Willing Suspension
Willing Suspension

Birds overhead, water below. The spacious simplicity of swimming outdoors.

Mixed media on canvas | 12 x 16 x 1.5in | 2018

Spring Greens
Spring Greens

A single olive branch hangs suspended over the turbulent water after a dive.

Mixed media on canvas | 12 x 16 x 1.5in | 2018

Only Now
Only Now

Mixed media on canvas | 29.5 x 19.5 in | 2019

Space to Think
Space to Think

Mixed media on canvas | 12 x 16 in | 2019

Beneath the Rising Mist
Beneath the Rising Mist

Some mornings, the warm water of the pool meeting the cold air causes mist to billow from the surface, creating a hazy world full of blurred edges and shapes emerging from the clouds.

Mixed media on wood panel | Framed | 12 x 12 in | 2018

Deep Still
Deep Still

The olive branch and the swirling water - stillness and motion in conversation.

Mixed media on cradled wood panel | Framed | 12 x 12 x 1in | 2018

Still Point
Still Point

A direct expression of the experience of swimming in the green waters of the outdoor pool, and the silence and stillness I feel when I stop and listen while immersed in the water.

Mixed media on board | Framed | 12 x 12in | 2018

Feels Like Freedom
Feels Like Freedom

Mixed media on wood panel | 8 x 10 in | 2019

En Route
En Route

Mixed media on wood panel | 8 x 10 in | 2019

Breaking the Surface
Breaking the Surface

Acrylic on wood panel | 16 x 20 in | 2019

Inbreath
Inbreath

Mixed media on wood panel | 16 x 20 in | 2019

Undertow
Undertow

Mixed media on wood panel | 12 x 12in | 2019

Reaching Out
Reaching Out

A single delicate stem reaches towards the water.

Mixed media on wood panel | 5 x 7in | 2019

Solitude
Solitude

Mixed media on wood panel | 7 x 5in | 2018

Lush I
Lush I

A feeling of lush growth by the water inspired by Japanese brush painting.

Mixed media on wood panel | 4 x 4in | 2018

Lush II
Lush II

A feeling of lush growth by the water inspired by Japanese brush painting.

Mixed media on wood panel | 4 x 4in | 2018

Lush III
Lush III

A feeling of lush growth by the water inspired by Japanese brush painting.

Mixed media on wood panel | 4 x 4in | 2018

Lush IV
Lush IV

A feeling of lush growth by the water inspired by Japanese brush painting.

Mixed media on wood panel | 4 x 4in | 2018

The Way of Things
The Way of Things

Mixed media on wood panel | Framed | 10 x 8 in | 2019

Swoop
Swoop

Mixed media on wood panel | Framed | 12 x 12 in | 2019

Along the Edge
Along the Edge

Mixed media on wood panel | 12 x 12 in | 2019

Between Here and There
Between Here and There

Mixed media on wood panel | 12 x 12 in | 2019

Liminal
Liminal

mixed media on wood panel | 12 x 12in | 2019

Blowing About
Blowing About

Mixed media on wood panel | 8 x 10 in | 2019

Torrential
Torrential

Mixed media on wood panel | 5 x 7in | 2019

Take it to the Water
Take it to the Water

Mixed media on wood panel | Framed | 12 x 12 in | 2019 | SOLD

Drawn Against the Sky
Drawn Against the Sky

Mixed media on wood panel | 6 x 6 in | 2019

Overarching
Overarching

Mixed media on wood panel | 10 x 8 in | 2019

Floating and Thinking
Floating and Thinking

Mixed media on wood panel | 11 x 14in | 2019

After the Jump
After the Jump

Mixed media on wood panel | 12 x 12 in | 2019

Navigating the Downpour
Navigating the Downpour

Mixed media on wood panel | 10 x 8 in | 2019

Fleeting
Fleeting

mixed media on wood panel | 8 x 10in | 2019

Whispering the Numbers
Twenty Five Strokes
Seethrough
Willing Suspension
Spring Greens
Only Now
Space to Think
Beneath the Rising Mist
Deep Still
Still Point
Feels Like Freedom
En Route
Breaking the Surface
Inbreath
Undertow
Reaching Out
Solitude
Lush I
Lush II
Lush III
Lush IV
The Way of Things
Swoop
Along the Edge
Between Here and There
Liminal
Blowing About
Torrential
Take it to the Water
Drawn Against the Sky
Overarching
Floating and Thinking
After the Jump
Navigating the Downpour
Fleeting
Whispering the Numbers

The first completed painting in the new collection, titled for my method for remembering how many lengths I’ve swum - by whispering the number to myself at each end.

Mixed media on canvas | Framed | 20 x 24 x 1.5in | 2018

Twenty Five Strokes

One length of the pool takes me 25 strokes, and during each one I see fleeting glimpses of the olive trees, the expanse of sky overhead, and the green splash of the water.

Seethrough

Mixed media on canvas | 20 x 24 x1.5 in | 2019

Willing Suspension

Birds overhead, water below. The spacious simplicity of swimming outdoors.

Mixed media on canvas | 12 x 16 x 1.5in | 2018

Spring Greens

A single olive branch hangs suspended over the turbulent water after a dive.

Mixed media on canvas | 12 x 16 x 1.5in | 2018

Only Now

Mixed media on canvas | 29.5 x 19.5 in | 2019

Space to Think

Mixed media on canvas | 12 x 16 in | 2019

Beneath the Rising Mist

Some mornings, the warm water of the pool meeting the cold air causes mist to billow from the surface, creating a hazy world full of blurred edges and shapes emerging from the clouds.

Mixed media on wood panel | Framed | 12 x 12 in | 2018

Deep Still

The olive branch and the swirling water - stillness and motion in conversation.

Mixed media on cradled wood panel | Framed | 12 x 12 x 1in | 2018

Still Point

A direct expression of the experience of swimming in the green waters of the outdoor pool, and the silence and stillness I feel when I stop and listen while immersed in the water.

Mixed media on board | Framed | 12 x 12in | 2018

Feels Like Freedom

Mixed media on wood panel | 8 x 10 in | 2019

En Route

Mixed media on wood panel | 8 x 10 in | 2019

Breaking the Surface

Acrylic on wood panel | 16 x 20 in | 2019

Inbreath

Mixed media on wood panel | 16 x 20 in | 2019

Undertow

Mixed media on wood panel | 12 x 12in | 2019

Reaching Out

A single delicate stem reaches towards the water.

Mixed media on wood panel | 5 x 7in | 2019

Solitude

Mixed media on wood panel | 7 x 5in | 2018

Lush I

A feeling of lush growth by the water inspired by Japanese brush painting.

Mixed media on wood panel | 4 x 4in | 2018

Lush II

A feeling of lush growth by the water inspired by Japanese brush painting.

Mixed media on wood panel | 4 x 4in | 2018

Lush III

A feeling of lush growth by the water inspired by Japanese brush painting.

Mixed media on wood panel | 4 x 4in | 2018

Lush IV

A feeling of lush growth by the water inspired by Japanese brush painting.

Mixed media on wood panel | 4 x 4in | 2018

The Way of Things

Mixed media on wood panel | Framed | 10 x 8 in | 2019

Swoop

Mixed media on wood panel | Framed | 12 x 12 in | 2019

Along the Edge

Mixed media on wood panel | 12 x 12 in | 2019

Between Here and There

Mixed media on wood panel | 12 x 12 in | 2019

Liminal

mixed media on wood panel | 12 x 12in | 2019

Blowing About

Mixed media on wood panel | 8 x 10 in | 2019

Torrential

Mixed media on wood panel | 5 x 7in | 2019

Take it to the Water

Mixed media on wood panel | Framed | 12 x 12 in | 2019 | SOLD

Drawn Against the Sky

Mixed media on wood panel | 6 x 6 in | 2019

Overarching

Mixed media on wood panel | 10 x 8 in | 2019

Floating and Thinking

Mixed media on wood panel | 11 x 14in | 2019

After the Jump

Mixed media on wood panel | 12 x 12 in | 2019

Navigating the Downpour

Mixed media on wood panel | 10 x 8 in | 2019

Fleeting

mixed media on wood panel | 8 x 10in | 2019

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