Micro Life in Water

The first time I prepared a slide with a drop of water from the birdbath to view under the microscope, I had no idea just how much variety of life I would see.  I had basic knowledge from a love of the natural world and an enquiring mind with a desire to learn.  The beauty of the shapes, the movement, the colours and the field of depth from a very thin coating of water left me spellbound, and still does.  This is just from one tiny drop of water in one tiny place.  I am at the very beginning of an exciting journey to create art that makes the invisible, visible.

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    7 small paintings donated over last years to TwitterArtExhibit7 Small Post Card Paintings Donated Over Last 7 Years to TwitterArtExhibit
    My Microscope Painting "Hydrodictyon" donated to Twitter Art Exhibition 2021 Cheltenham

    For the last seven years I have enjoyed being involved with TwitterArtExhibit, and each year it has grown in artist numbers. Each year it is hosted by a different organisation in aid of a different charity and in a different place around the world. I donate a small original piece of art which is exhibited along with hundreds of other artist. All the

  • Postcard painting of algae life in a drop of waterPostcard painting of algae in a drop of water for Twitter Art Exhibition
    Twitter Art Exhibition Stratford Upon Avon 2017

    The Twitter Art Exhibition is in the UK this year, and launches in Stratord Upon Avon on 1st April.  This will be my fourth year donating a postcard size piece of original art for a charitable cause. All the causes have been great including this one, with the proceeds of sales going this year to Molly Olly's Wishes, a charity that helps children with terminal or life

  • Paintings of Rosemarie's microscope studies at workers gallery ynyshir walesPaintings from my microscope studies at the Exhibition
    Artists Group Show at The Workers Gallery and Workshop, Ynyshir, South Wales 2017

    The show of Gallery Artists work and their work in progress is already up and running at the Workers Gallery and Workshop. I love seeing what we are all up to and what different paths we have taken since the show last year. My own work is progressing as I discover more microscopic life forms. It's making me truly

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    During the World of Work Exhibition March/April 2016 at the Workers Gallery and Workshops in Ynyshir, South Wales I held two drop in artist residencies. The purpose was to just be there to answer questions about my work and show how my art was taking another turn from my studies of the microscopic.