Avon birdsong

Avon birdsong

Source: aneleh on tumblr

Kurt Jackson(British, b.1961)Avon birdsong

 

Excerpt from wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Jackson

“Kurt Jackson (born 1961) is a British painter whose large canvases reflect a concern with natural history, ecology and environmental issues. Born in Blandford, Dorset, he developed an early interest in natural history and landscape. He studied zoology at St Peter’s College, Oxford, but spent most of his time attending classes at The Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art or painting in the countryside around Oxford. In 1984 he and his wife Caroline Jackson moved to Cornwall; currently he lives and works near St Just, Penwith.”

 

The amazing artist Kurt Jackson works with the following media: mixed media.

 

Check out his official website: http://www.kurtjackson.com/ where you will find his Paintings of the Week!

Kurt on his art:

“In Cornwall my subjects are mostly places I know well, that I visit over and over again – certain areas of coast, moorland and valleys. I also work on projects, usually one a year, which are either based on a particular aspect of Cornish culture or on a distinct track of countryside. Capturing a fleeting impression doesn’t interest me. In all my paintings the aim is to convey my feelings and sense of awareness in that particular environment.”

 

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