Tag Archives: Ben Williamson

Cut Flowers

Cut Flowers (with Madeline Richards), 2017, oil on canvas, 48 x 48in I have long had plans to repaint these flowers, after doing a smaller version a few years ago. That was a decent painting, but they weren’t dark enough … Continue reading

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The Cynic Too Was Once a Child

The Cynic Too Was Once a Child, 2017, oil and gold leaf on panel, 48 x 48in

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Drawing for Asbestos

Drawing for Asbestos, 2017, charcoal on Arches watercolour paper, 30 x 22in When I was a kid, my family travelled across Canada and we took a tour of the asbestos mines at Thetford in Southern Quebec. We went down into … Continue reading

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Selfie

Selfie, 2017, oil on panel, 36 x 36in Don’t get me wrong, I think this is an important project, but it’s also hilarious that when we build a 2.5 billion dollar space robot the first thing it does when it … Continue reading

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Dirty Hand

Dirty Hand (diptych), 2017, oil on panel, 36 x 36in each panel   Drawing for Dirty Hand, pencil, 2017 Here’s a sketchbook drawing and what came of it. Sometimes it happens quickly and sometimes it never happens at all.

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Oil Paint and Brand Reviews

I have used a wide variety of oil paint. I thought it might be useful to share my thoughts on different brands comparatively, and what I have come to value having experience with so many different lines (and price points). … Continue reading

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Drawing for Suspect

Drawing for Suspect I, 2015, pencil   Drawing for Suspect II, pencil and pencil crayon, 2015

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