Kathy Thomson

Kathy is inspired by the mountain, moor, and coastal landscapes of Pembrokeshire, Ireland, the South Downs, and Cornwall.

Her approach to painting is to immerse herself in the landscape by looking, walking, and sketching in black and white, she makes notes in her sketchbook about the colours she sees and the sounds she hears as she explores. She then seeks to create a personal response to those places. 

In the studio she will develop a larger response to a particular place, her memory of the landscape transfigured by paint and imagination.  She seeks to make an expressive interpretation using the complexity of forms, colour, light, surfaces and textures that she has seen, felt, remembered, or imagined, and which emerge in the act of painting.

Painting is pleasure, joy, energy, struggle, battle, doing and undoing.

After the Storm
After the Storm

Oil on board £1250

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Coast Edge
Coast Edge

Oil on Board £120

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Escarpment 3
Escarpment 3

Oil on Board £650

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Escarpment 3
Escarpment 3

Oil on Board £650

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Southwesterly
Southwesterly

Oil on Board £800

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Ascending 1
Ascending 1

Oil on Board £600

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Presceli Summit
Presceli Summit

Oil on Board £120

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