At the Edge of the Deep Green Sea IV

At the Edge of the Deep Green Sea IV 12″ x 12″ x 1.5″, oil on canvas, ready to hang. NFS (Not for Sale) I have been working on three seascapes this week and this one is the first one finished. With this wild seascape, I wanted to create a colour arrangement with an...

7 from 2017

In 2017, I created over 40 paintings. It was interesting, like last year, to look back and see how the work has changed throughout the year. The colours are more understated. Lead, copper, bronze and gold have arrived on my palette as you’ll see in the seven...

Where the Veil is Thin II

Where the Veil is Thin II, © John O’Grady 16″ x 12″ x 1″ oil on panel ready to hang NFS (Not for Sale) The veil of rain falls slowly and silently on sea and land. As it moves across the sun, the filtered light casts a pale yellow-green tinge in...

Low Tide at Dawn

Low Tide at Dawn ©John O’Grady 13″ x 13″ x 0.75″, oil on canvas, ready to hang. $467 (approx. £356, €403) with free shipping On my last blog post ‘Winter in Wicklow’, I mentioned how the muted palette whispered like a breeze. That phrase stayed with me...

The Edge of the Deep Green Sea III #343

The Edge of the Deep Green Sea III, ©John O’Grady 12″ x 11″ x 1.25″, acrylic on deep edge panel, ready to hang Not for Sale (NFS) When standing on the edge of the deep green sea, what can we see? I’d love to read your...

The Emotion of Colour pt2 #336

The Emotion of Colour Pt 2 ©John O’Grady 3 paintings 6″ x 6″ x 1.25″, acrylic and oil on panel, ready to hang. SOLD Each painting in the set can be bought individually from the art-shop. Two weeks ago I posted a collection of three paintings called ‘The Emotion...