The Art of Flying showcases artwork depicting amazing aerial artists that defy gravity. After my first aerial class, I became immediately addicted — and was introduced to the community of wonderfully impressive, strong, and graceful people through classes and shows. Enjoy!
Yogi’s create some absolutely stunning shapes with their bodies. I have already been inspired by yogi’s and beautiful yoga poses when creating figurative artwork in the past. This year I want to create a cohesive collection of art inspired by yogis. If you are a yogi, I would love for you to submit your interest …
Sometimes when I see a reference photograph I immediately want to create something. Others can be a little more difficult to work with. I am sure that each artist has their own preferences for what they look for in a good reference photograph. This weeks blog post is about what I think makes the perfect …
Lots of people make new years resolutions. I normally don’t, but I thought that the new year might be a good time to set some goals for this year to come. After taking a two week break from blogging over Christmas and the New Year, I feel refreshed and ready to plan for the year …
The Art of Flying Gallery showcases the artwork that I have created as part of this project. Many of the pieces have links to their associated blog posts and all of them have links to my online shop where you can buy prints and other products. Some of the products that you can purchase with my prints on them include canvases, tapestries, coffee mugs, pillows, clocks, bags, t-shirts, activewear, leggings, hoodies, towels, curtains, bedspreads, stationary, carry all pouches, laptop sleeves, phone cases and many more.
‘Inverted diamond‘ acrylic on canvas portrait of Anastasia Sauvage
‘Hanging by a Thread’: Acrylic on canvas (portrait of Hannah Lawson in belay)
‘Bend Over Backwards’: Chalk pastel pencils and charcoal on mid-tone grey paper (portrait of Maia Adams in a backbend balance)
‘Flying or Falling’: Acrylic and charcoal on paper.
‘Uplifted’: Charcoal on paper.
‘Inverse Nude’: Masking fluid and watercolour on A3 watercolour paper
‘Bright Bendy Wendy’: Tombow dual brush pens on paper (self-portrait).
‘Wings’: Acrylic on canvas (portrait of Angela Chu performing a flying silks routine)
‘The Strength To Float‘: Charcoal and chalk pastel pencils on paper
Reaching Higher: acrylic on hessian canvas (portrait of Thai Lam on aerial silks)
‘Subtle Splits Triangle’: Portrait of Alexa, black gesso and chalk pastel pencils on mixed media paper
‘Fly with a little help from my friends’: Watercolour on cold press ground on a wooden panel, portrait of Alex and Sam
‘Touch Your Toes’: Mixed media (acrylic, chalk pastel and gold leaf on wood) portrait of Nicole
‘Golden Hoop‘: Ink and gold leaf on watercolour paper, portrait of Nadine
‘Keep Them Crossed’: Acrylic on black canvas board (Portrait of Astra Beck on lyra)
‘Rise From the Shadows’: Chalk pastel pencils on black gesso on cream pastel paper A3 size
‘Uplifted Yogi’: Charcoal and chalk pastels on large brown paper
‘Stained Glass Boat Pose’: Watercolour and Tombow dual brush pens on A3 mixed media paper
‘Wrapped with each other’: Duo aerial silks portrait of Alex Charman and Sam Matthewman
‘Flying Mermaid’: Gelli print of acrylic on paper
‘Gift-wrapped Globe‘: Self-portrait acrylic and Tombow dual brush pens on canvas from aerial silks photoshoot
The full range of my artwork is available for sale at these links: https://society6.com/the_art_of_flying
2018 Aerial Arts Calendar
2018 Figurative Art Calendar
Carry All pouches
If you are interested in commissioning a piece of artwork or have any other enquiries, please email: