You Are Everything VIII #346

You are Everything VIII, ©John O’Grady 16″ x 16″ x 1.75″, oil on deep edge canvas, ready to hang. SOLD This painting explores the wonderment of nature and invites you to take a moment to reflect and contemplate. It’s a romantic theme I return to often because...

Into the West II #341

Into the West II, ©John O’Grady 12″ x 12″ x 1.25″, acrylic on deep edge panel, ready to hang Not for Sale (NFS) Following on from last week’s rich saturated skyscape, this painting explores another arrangement of deep vibrant colours. Exploring colour...

The Fairy Rath V #326

20″ x 20″ x 1.75″, oil on deep edged canvas, ready to hang. SOLD The ancient raised mound of a Fairy Rath sits in the landscape looking like it has always been there. Trees and bushes are left to grow, unperturbed by the hand of man. All is quiet. The land rolls off...

The Silver Thread V #323

The Silver Thread V, ©John O’Grady 8.1″ x 8.1″ x 2″, acrylic and mixed media on deep edged panel, ready to hang. SOLD Whenever I’m making one of these filigree cloud paintings, I start with a large mass of tone for the clouds and gradually add sky,...

The Mountain Road IV #318

The Mountain Road IV, ©John O’Grady 20″ x 20″ x 1.75″, oil on deep edged canvas, ready to hang. Not for Sale (NFS) When you are travelling through Ireland, particularly in the west, you are likely to marvel at the beauty of the landscape. Rugged and wild, it will...

Morning on the Boyne #317

Morning on the Boyne, ©John O’Grady 12″ x 6″ x 1.25″, oil on deep edged wooden panel, ready to hang. Not For Sale (NFS) Sometimes, I use thin washes of acrylic paint I let flow on the board and move around till it triggers a memory or a feeling of a place. This little...