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Title: Shelby
Description: A modern contemporary felt painting of a bold Irish cob. A powerful gypsy horse head inspired from 'Peaky Blinders', Tommy's love of horses. Felt painting with silk thread and bead work.
Size: 56cm*59cm
Format: Original artwork
Presentation: Framed
Medium: Mixed Media
Genre: Contemporary, Fabric Art, Mixed Media, Animal Portraits
Colour: Black, brown, multi, white
Keywords: Horse, Gypsy, Peaky Blinders, Feathers, Native American Indian, Felt
Delivery Details: Delivered via tracked courier. If ordering outwith U.K please get in touch
Price: £120.00
Status: For Sale

Artist Information

Name: Linda Wallace Smith
Phone: 07917758877
Acceptable Payment Methods: Paypal
Linda Wallace Smith

Artist Biography:

I was born on the Scottish west coast island of Islay and worked as a Health Visitor and Midwife in many areas of Scotland. After retiring I was able to focus on my love of art particularly in mixed media felt paintings and i was inspired by the work of Moy Mackay. I have attended several workshops run by Moy in Scotland and Spain to learn more about this media. I was very fortunate to be brought up in a beautiful island environment and I try to capture the stunning scenery in my paintings. I love working with brightly coloured wool I find the vibrant colours particularly inspiring .Through my paintings I try to capture the subject matter with brilliant colour and unique texturing that various media offer by adding silk threads crystal beads etc. I also sew a tiny gold heart in all my work. I like the viewer to enjoy my paintings and i try to offer them a unique individual therapeutic journey .

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