Inspiration In Art

All the Riches of the World

We all need inspiration in our lives, whether this comes from other people, music or the flowers in our garden. These moments of stimulation keep us going, they keep our senses heightened and our brains working, helping us to appreciate the world we live in. Admittedly recent times have made positive inspiration more difficult for […]

At Home With Parker – ‘Creative Space’

Creative Space, 112 x 81cm – acrylic on board, ‘A self-portrait set in my kitchen which is a very creative space as I love to cook every day and I love good food. Again colour, light and geometry.’ When we are all at home so much more, a self-portrait is a natural subject to choose […]

At Home With Parker – ‘Still Life with Mantelpiece’

‘Still Life with Mantelpiece’ Acrylic on paper, 70 x 50cm. ‘Some of my objects sitting on my mantelpiece, beautiful objects creating a beautiful composition from my life’ Inspiration for paintings can come from so many different areas in an artist’s life. Emotions and locations are two of the most relevant influences and certainly two that […]

At Home With Parker – ‘Still Life with Sink’

‘Still Life with Sink’, acrylic on board, 81 x 60cm. ‘My bathroom, I stared at this scene for years thinking it was a great composition and finally I had to paint it.’ While we all spend so much time at home now and we are doing our best to find positives it is important and […]