Artwork Description

After watching a few blockbuster World War II movies recently and seeing the White Cliffs of Dover, I felt compelled to paint my interpretation of these famous white cliffs. I relied solely on my memory for this beautiful landscape, as I have visited Dover numerous times during my childhood and youth. I added the blue birds to give not only depth but as an echo to the song that was made famous by Vera Lynn who was an English singer and sweetheart of the British troops, whom she often entertained during the war. I used texture paste to add a 3D feel to the top of the cliffs and used very thick paint to add further texture to the canvas.


Keywords: landscape, England, Britiain, birds, white cliffs, cliffs, seascape, waterscape, textured, contemporary, original art

Blue Birds Over ...

$470
Original liquid acrylic painting by Brigitte Ackland
Materials
Liquid acrylic and acrylic paint on textured stretched canvas with 2 coats of UV protecting varnish.
Size
W:90cm x H:60cm x D:3.7cm
This painting is delivered ready to hang and is signed on the front and the back.
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    • Artwork Description

      After watching a few blockbuster World War II movies recently and seeing the White Cliffs of Dover, I felt compelled to paint my interpretation of these famous white cliffs. I relied solely on my memory for this beautiful landscape, as I have visited Dover numerous times during my childhood and youth. I added the blue birds to give not only depth but as an echo to the song that was made famous by Vera Lynn who was an English singer and sweetheart of the British troops, whom she often entertained during the war. I used texture paste to add a 3D feel to the top of the cliffs and used very thick paint to add further texture to the canvas.


      Keywords: landscape, England, Britiain, birds, white cliffs, cliffs, seascape, waterscape, textured, contemporary, original art

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