“I’ve always been fascinated with figures , with movement and gravity. This is why I have focused on creating a series of ballet related images. I paid attention to the dancer’s feet in compelling poses in balance.” S. Baskerville 2021
Sarah Baskerville uses an abstract expressionistic approach with some figurative aspects. She delights in colour, light and space utilising these modern pearlescents, resulting in an attractive almost illuminous, shimmering quality.
Watercolour on wooden framed, stretched canvas
Ground medium from Daniel Smith, waxing as a finish
Size: 12 x 16inches
Painting inspiration from ballet study of images courtesy of Jacinta Murphy School of Dance, Ballet School, Victoria, Australia.