Peter Lanyon Inspiration – Workshop November 2015

November my students turned to Peter Lanyon’s Glider Series Paintings to inspire them. The painting above was one of mine inspired on Lanyon’s work.

Abstract is one of the more difficult techniques. You start with analysing the origin of the ideas….how similar, what is simplified, how are colours selected and finally how are YOU going to use Mark-making to express your ideas. 

Chrissie Richards works the painting….

Lesley Carter delighted with her results….

But everyone came up with smashing results from the day…


Peter Lanyon is another one of my inspiration for this current series, here is an example:


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