Dec 2020: What is Fabriano?!

Dec 2020: What is Fabriano?!

Recently I was posting some paintings made on fabriano which prompted a question via my instagram @aisling_drennan_art ‘What is Fabriano?’. Fabriano is a type of paper that I started working with about three years ago. It’s a smooth, acid free, cotton based...
Gifting paintings at Christmas

Gifting paintings at Christmas

Being the time of year it is I’ve received inquiries about buying paintings as Christmas gifts for loved ones and what the options are. Here are a few things to consider if you think an original painting might be something someone close to you would enjoy...
Nov 2020: Preparatory paintings

Nov 2020: Preparatory paintings

This month I have been making lots of preparatory painting studies. They’re like little experiments to work out new paint marks and test out varying colours for final work. I’ve worked like this for years, its a big part of my painting process that I...
August 2020: The Things You Forget

August 2020: The Things You Forget

So @cassart1984 recently invited me to do a blog interview with them. What a compliment as I’ve been trotting in and out of their stores and buying their products since I moved to London almost 8 years ago. You can read the interview here:...