Reciprocity - selected paintings 2020

Mutual Side

oil on canvas 35x30cm

Producers and decomposers, the light and the darkness, the givers and receivers, wrapped in each other's arms, the warp and the weft of the same blanket so closely woven that it's impossible to discern the giving from the taking.

- Robin Wall Kimmerer, Braiding Sweetgrass, 2013

All Being Done

oil on canvas 35x30cm

Tend

oil on canvas 30x24cm

Untitled 

oil on canvas 30x24cm

And one is free and unconcerned as air

- Nan Shephard, In the Cairngorms, 1934

Untitled 

oil on canvas 46x41cm

Untitled

oil on canvas 24x30cm

Untitled

oil on canvas 30x24cm

Reciprocity

oil on canvas 46x41cm

Untitled 

oil on canvas 30x24cm

Share

oil on canvas 25x21cm

Slow

oil on canvas 35x30cm

Untitled

oil on canvas 30x24cm

Path To

oil on canvas 25x21cm

Ceremony

oil on canvas 39x35cm

That, I think, is the power of ceremony: it marries the mundane to the sacred.

- Robin Wall Kimmerer, Braiding Sweetgrass, 2013