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London Moving Sale!

I'm having a massive moving sale where absolutely all of my artworks - from brand new originals, to super affordable prints, and older ink studies, will be on sale at substantial savings.  The dates are June 2-3 and June 9-10 from 11 to 6 pm.  Come by and visit at 62 Brookwood Road, London SW18 5BY.  Entry is free and families are welcome. :-)

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Video 12 - Dispatches from the Art Studio - In my garden talking about spring, spring flowers, and my love of hellebores

Spring flowers, spring in london, and my love of hellebores and spring flowers Hi all! Well, this week, spring is finally well and truly upon us! Lots of spring flowers are out and about looking their absolute best! Even though we're expecting a weekend freeze in London over the next couple of days, I hope that we'll return to spring very shortly. In this video, I talk about my own spring flowers, including hellebores and how I find inspiration in their colours and diversity. I'd love to know what are your favourite spring flowers?  Head on over to Facebook or YouTube and tell me what spring flowers you particularly love!  Sign up to my dispatches from the art studio email to gain...

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Video 11 - Weekly video series Dispatches from the Art Studio - Incorporating Nature Into My Artwork

How am I incorporating more nature into my artwork - experimentations and new techniques.   Below is a blog that is based on my vlog about my brand new mixed media ink on watercolour paper artwork, from my art studio in Wimbledon Art Studios. In the video, I share how I am incorporating my love of nature, and particularly plants and leaves into my new Woven Contemplation series of artworks. Please note, I’ve edited this blog from the original video version for clarity and brevity. To see the full video go here for Facebook and here for YouTube.   What is my weekly video series of vlogs? Hi everyone! Welcome, I’m Vera! I am a London-based, nature-inspired abstract artist. Thank...

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What is feminine art? What is feminist art? And why should we care?

As we celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8, this woman artist asks what exactly is feminist art, what is feminine art and why should we care?   I am a woman artist As a woman artist, I spend a lot of time being defined by others as a woman artist. It is not a choice, it is a fact. I am a woman. I am an artist. That makes me a woman artist… and that means that I take on all the positive and negative stereotypes of being a woman artist… As the well-known artist collective Guerrilla Girls rightly points out, the statistics on the various building blocks of an art career, from salaries, to gallery representation, and inclusion...

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Video 10 - Weekly video series Dispatches from the Art Studio - Modigliani Exhibition at Tate Modern

My review of the Modigliani Exhibition at the Tate Modern  Below is a blog that is based on my vlog about my visit to the Modigliani exhibition at the Tate Modern. In the video, I share some of my highlights from the exhibition, what I call my “3 Es”, and some insight into the compositions and colours of Modigliani. Please note, I’ve edited this blog from the original video version for clarity and brevity. To see the full video go here for Facebook and here for YouTube.     What is my weekly vlog series of Dispatches from the Art Studio videos? Hi everyone, welcome! My name is Vera. I’m a London-based, nature inspired abstract artist. Welcome to my weekly...

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