Colette’s Blue Geranium

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  • Oil on canvas
  • 40cm x 40cm
  • Artwork ~ Commission ~ France ~ Sold ~ Still Life ~
  • While visiting my family in France, I was given all the necessary tools to paint some flowers in the mood of the house. There was born what I call the Blue Geranium now decorating a wall next to Arcachon in France.
  • R 3500

Quiet Sea of Hermanus Bay

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  • Oil on canvas
  • 38cm x 76cm
  • Artwork ~ Commission ~ Landscape ~ Sold ~ South Africa ~
  • A lady Nurse living inland and dreaming to settle at the sea asked for a simple representation of the sea to remind her of her “bucket list” of wishes
  • R 2000

Enchanting Summer Plums

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  • Oil on canvas
  • 46cm x 30cm
  • Artwork ~ Available ~ Still Life ~
  • Full of goodness though not so sought after, these plums on this table arrangement tempted my brushes and voila!
  • R 3000

Joy Added

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  • Oil on canvas
  • 51cm x 76cm
  • Artwork ~ Available ~ Still Life ~
  • Once I finished the vase and the bottles, I used the palette knife to give texture and vibrancy to this bouquet of flowers. And it was a joyous explosion of light on the canvas!
  • R 8800

The 4 Seasons of the Sea

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  • Oil on canvas
  • 75cm x 120cm
  • Artwork ~ Available ~ Nature ~
  • When I was a kid we had this project to paint four states of water on small cardboard, only to rediscover them some forty-five years later. I reproduced them together in oil on one canvas. A tranquil subject for a bathroom.
  • R 1200

Pink Feathers on a Rock

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  • Oil on canvas
  • 36cm x 76cm
  • Artwork ~ Available ~ Nature ~ South Africa ~
  • At the tip of Africa, the late sun-rays can be red or sometimes really pink, so I present it here on the pearly feathers of these seagulls waiting for their last catch.
  • R 4000

Seagull Discussion in Hermanus

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  • Oil on canvas
  • 35cm x 46cm
  • Artwork ~ Nature ~ Sold ~ South Africa ~
  • On a miserable day, feeling too lonely, I went to the furthest point of Hermanus. A few minutes passed and a cloud of seagulls arrived. Some, seeing no movement, went and perched on poles and had quite a discussion up there as my painting took shape.
  • R 2500

Bags of Coloured Cement in Morocco

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  • Oil on canvas
  • 55cm x 80cm
  • Artwork ~ Morocco ~ Sold ~ Still Life ~
  • You thought it was spices? Not this time! While the rest of the world tends to paint their houses grey, in Morocco they bring life in colour over their houses. Can you pass by without taking a photo? I decided to record it on film and then paint its opened bellies.
  • R 8400

Birds on a Red Line

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  • Oil on canvas
  • 76cm x 60cm
  • Artwork ~ Available ~ France ~ Nature ~
  • In a French harbour, among many big boats was this little fishing boat with a group of birds relaxing on it. This is my interpretation of the moment: us being like these birds, on a red line, thinking about our future
  • R 11000

A Girl under a Yellow Window

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  • Oil on canvas
  • 50cm x 40cm
  • Artwork ~ Available ~ Morocco ~ People ~
  • The intricate and delicate sculptured window contrasts with the simplicity of the design and the colours. This is Moroccan art! “Pour le Plaisir des yeux!”
  • R 2000