August Hedgerow

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  • About this work of Art

    Marie Robinson
    August Hedgerow
    Original Still Life Painting
    Oil Paint on Canvas
    Canvas Size: H 40cm x W 40cm x D 2cm
    Framed Size: H 46.5cm x W 46.5cm x D 3.5cm
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    Marie Robinson’s August Hedgerow is an original still life painting of a glass vase of British hedgerow flowers including mauve Scabious, purple Knapweed, and white and pink Yarrow. An arrangement which came after seeing such wonderful wildflowers in the hedgerows and verges on Marie’s drive to her studio in the Chilterns.

    To discuss works by Marie Robinson please contact, or call 07799 535765 / 01869 338155.

    Marie Robinson artist sells works online and in our art gallery in Oxfordshire. Marie Robinson artist comments: My area of artistic practice is painting, underpinned by close observational drawing. I have a continuing engagement with thematic collections and am inspired by the history and associations inherent in ordinary objects and materials. My subjects are commonplace items particularly from the domestic environment. I am interested in the arrangement, combination and repetition of these familiar items and the narrative, atmosphere or resonances which can be evoked by the considered choices of subject and composition. I work from a contemporary perspective rooted in the tradition of realistic still life painting. Painting directly from life I employ a representational style to evoke the qualities of the subject which first attracted my attention, without losing the physicality of oil paint on a flat surface. On leaving school I initially studied for a Chemistry degree before having my two children. Despite having drawn and painted all my life it was only while bringing the children up that I found the flexibility to develop further artistically. I initially studied with the Open College of the Arts and was eventually able to study for a Fine Art degree with De Montfort University as a ‘mature student’, graduating in 2002 with First Class Hons. During this time I also worked part-time as a picture researcher. I now paint full-time, working from my garden studio.

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    • Size : H 46.5 cm x W 46.5 cm
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