Painting of the Irwell in Manchester, art meditations

Dwarfed among the towers sits the historic Cathedral in this painting of the Irwell in Manchester. Dark colouring in stark contrast to the golds, ochres, pinks and purples of the dwellings to the right. Apartment blocks tower either side of the ancient River Irwell. Imperfect … Continue readingPainting of the Irwell in Manchester, art meditations

Meditating on Manchester Blue, painting the Etihad Stadium

Manchester Blue Where to begin describing this painting . The Etihad stadium or Manchester City’s football ground. A place dear to the heart of the supporters. A building designed with crowds all football fans in mind . The numerous spiralling walkways that lead into or … Continue readingMeditating on Manchester Blue, painting the Etihad Stadium