Breath Of Life

Rating :
out of 5


Gift Note

Purchasing this work of art for someone else? Add an optional gift note in the field below

  • About this work of Art

    Helen Howells
    Breath Of Life
    Original Oil Painting on Canvas
    Oil Paint on Canvas
    Canvas size: H 76cm x W 61cm x D 3.5cm
    Sold – Unframed
    (Please note that in situ images are purely an indication of how a piece may look.)

    Breath Of Life is an original seascape painting by Helen Howells. Light and heavy brush strokes depict the diffusion of light from cloud, capturing the relationship of sea and sky eternal.

    Helen Howells is an artist living and working in the historic village of Caerleon in South Wales. Helen initially trained as a nurse, however following a career break whilst she raised her family, she took the decision not to return to nursing but to pursue her original ambition to become a fine artist. Upon completion of a Foundation Art course at the University of South Wales in Caerleon, in which she gained a distinction, Helen embarked upon establishing herself as an artist, focusing primarily on the dramatic Welsh seascapes and landscapes which she loves. Working predominantly in oil on canvas, she uses brush and palette knife marks to create rich textures which have been described as sensitive and expressive. Helen uses a semi abstract style to capture the essence of the image, drawing upon her experiences and deep emotional connection with the Welsh countryside. Her work focuses on the dynamic nature of light, and its interaction with the surrounding environment. The creation of each painting is an emotional journey in which Helen endeavours to engage the viewer to reach their own interpretation.

  • Additional information
    • Size : H 76 cm x W 61 cm
    • Breath Of Life (Main Image On Wall) Helen Howells
    • IMG_6218
    • IMG_6219
    • IMG_6220
    • Breath Of Life (Side View) Helen Howells
    • Breath Of Life (Back View) Helen Howells
    • Breath Of Life (Close Up One) Helen Howells
    • Breath Of Life (Close Up Two With Signature) Helen Howells