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about my art and views on art

Dartmoor ashar

06/01/2015
by ashar
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well; did I get there in 2014?

well; did I get there in 2014? my challenge for 2014 was about expressing ‘spirit of place’ and how I feel about a place.  my work has always been influenced by the British landscape and my love of it.  I … Continue reading

23/04/2014
by ashar
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how do you deal with procrastination?

how do you deal with procrastination? just what is it that’s holding me up at the moment? why can’t I get on?  I have to answer these questions to find out just what is holding me back.  is it procrastination … Continue reading

Seaton Sands

11/01/2014
by ashar
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Fear is the constant companion of the artist!

Fear is the constant companion of the artist Getting going again is proving to be a bit of a problem. Here we are in the second week of 2014 and I still haven’t started painting again? I have however, been … Continue reading

04/05/2013
by ashar
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getting the feeling for abstract art

getting the feeling for abstract art My living room is full of abstract art, by artists whose work I admire. Consequently I am often asked by non artists about it, and how some find it hard to relate to.  What … Continue reading

trases of yesterday

22/01/2013
by ashar
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last years work, I tried to capture ‘spirit of place’

last years work Last year work was a culmination of experimenting with materials, line, form, and colour., and capturing that elusive ‘spirit of place’ during me extended site visits, effectively getting just a notch closer to achieving spirit of place in my … Continue reading