Fruit Bowl. An original contemporary abstract still life artwork by Diane Whalley

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    This work has just sold but if you would like one like it please email deborah@wychwoodart.com or call 07799 535 765 to speak to us to arrange this . There is no extra charge for a commission by Diane Whalley. A commission also means you can have the work personalised with a dedication to your loved one or of course yourself! As always free shipping worldwide is offered.

    Diane Whalley
    Fruit Bowl
    Original Semi-Abstract Painting
    Mixed Media on Canvas
    Canvas Size: H 40cm x W 40cm
    Framed Size: H 53cm x W 53cm x D 4cm
    Sold Framed in a White Boxe Frame
    Please note that insitu images are purely an indication of how a work may look.

    Fruit Bowl is an original abstract still life painting by Diane Whalley. The mixed media artwork has layers of acrylic paint to reveal layers underneath and with oil pastel out lining. I just love fruit – to eat and to draw and paint with lots of wonderful curves and colours. Pears are a particular favourite and they have often featured in my early works. They may reappear again soon! This painting was inspired by the desire and enjoyment of healthy eating and the reason for keeping the colours so pure and calming.

    To discuss any art works or to commission art by Diane Whalley, please contact Deborah Allan on deborah@wychwoodart.com or call 07799 535765 / 01869 338155.

    Diane Whalley has original artworks for sale with Wychwood Art in their art gallery and online. Diane Whalley has been creating and designing for a number of years across a number of disciplines, but since 2016 she began her adventure with abstract painting, mainly in acrylics, sometimes with oil pastel, graphite and mark making details. Her paintings are often a mix of layered muted colours with splashes of brighter shades, using abstract images and ethereal, painterly swathes resulting in fresh, light and immersive compositions. Through the layers of paint can be glimpsed images and detailing. She paints intuitively from the imagination and personal reflections. After graduating from Liverpool School of Art and Design with a BA (hons) degree Diane worked for a number of years for the media and PR agencies. It was after becoming a mum to two daughters that she returned to her love of art and design. At first she worked with textiles producing and selling quirky and colourful pictures in Warwickshire and Kent. When tragedy struck her family she was propelled onto a new path with her daughters deciding to make Cornwall her home. It was a time of reflection and learning to sail, with longs trips around the Mediterranean. This period has greatly influenced her work – full of contemplation, vibrancy, experimentation and expressionism. Diane now works from her garden studio and gallery at her home just on the outskirts of Fowey. Here she is surrounded by AONB and just a stone’s throw from the beautiful Cornish coastline, from where she draws some of her inspiration. Over the years her artworks have been exhibited in Kent, Warwickshire and Cornwall – including Cornwall Open Studios week and selected artworks for Penwith Gallery associate members summer exhibition 2018 and St.Ives Society of Artists winter exhibition 2019 – and she is represented in Oxfordshire by Wychwood Art. Diane’s artworks can be found in private collections in Paris, Dublin, Australia, South Africa and across the UK.

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