I am now using the Welsh coast which has always inspired me from a boy. I have a love of and interest in the sea because of its timeless quality. In these new works I have tried to evoke the restless power of the sea. Instead of producing topographical images, I am aiming to convey the dynamic quality of the sea"
Art is about love- an obsession even. Looking at the work of any renowned artist, we recognize the world they create through their personal viewpoint and style.
Nature has an infinite beauty and creativity and I have always had a sense of wonder at how seasons move from one to another. In this series I have attempted to capture and communicate the poetry inherent in these cyclical transitions.
The timeless motion of the sea has always captivated me. As a boy, brought up in Barry, the sea dominated all aspects of our lives. I laud and admire the beauty and power of the sea which ironically took my father, after his merchant ship was sunk in the war.
The clarity of light and the evocative landscape inspired many works. This, plus music, had an enormous influence on me and the works produced in the Fire in the Landscape and Four Seasons series.