Portrait of Nature, Surreal nature, Claire Harrison Art, British Artist, Sussex, UK, Watercolour paintings, oil paintings, drawings, art, artist, artwork, Paintings of Nature, Paintings of Natural Forms

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'Portraits of Nature' is a captivating series that intertwines humanity with the natural world. Within the delicate petals and verdant leaves of these paintings and drawings, you’ll discover hidden faces—people seamlessly woven into the fabric of nature because we ARE nature. This series underscores our intrinsic connection to the environment. We are not separate, we are part of the intricate web of life.

I firmly believe that we all need to be everyday stewards and that caring for nature should be an daily practice. While grand gestures may elude most of us due to economic pressures, there are countless small actions we can take—free and impactful. We can choose to tread lightly, opting for mindful consumption, refraining from excessive mowing or pesticide use in our gardens. These seemingly minor decisions collectively shape our immediate ecosystem.

Humanity often perceives itself as above nature, but in reality, we’re merely the apex predator in the food chain. Our survival hinges on the myriad smaller creatures that sustain the ecosystem. Yet, the climate crisis threatens this delicate balance, making the food chain vulnerable. By recognizing our vulnerability and shared fate, we can nurture the ecosystem—benefiting not only ourselves but also other species.

The Artistic Journey:
This series of paintings have been created using a harmonious blend of pencil, watercolour, ink, and oil paint.

The Power of Pencil
Sometimes, simplicity speaks volumes. That’s why I’ve embraced the humble pencil. Its monochromatic elegance allows me to focus on the essentials—the raw emotions etched on faces, the delicate interplay of light and shadow. In this series, I’ve let the compositions evolve naturally, uncontrived, capturing moments frozen in graphite.

Watercolour, the medium of dreams.
The ethereal translucency dances across the paper, infusing life into petals, skies, and landscapes. Delicate and fragile, like a whispered secret, watercolour invites you to explore the nuances of colour. As you gaze upon my works, feel the gentle brush of nature’s hand—the soft rustle of leaves, the shimmering reflections on a tranquil pond.

Oil paint
With oil paint I evoke deep into emotion. With intuitive strokes, I layer colours, building crescendos of feeling. The wooden boards combine flowing intricate elements of nature creating a peaceful and tranquil mood. As you immerse yourself in these artworks, let their emotional resonance wash over you.

Bring Nature Into Your Home
My creations are more than just paintings, they are portals to nature’s grandeur. Hang them in your home or office, and let the wonder of the natural world envelop you. Imagine waking up to a the soft delicate hues and the flowing natural forms bringing nature into your home so that you can start your day with an element of peace. Inviting you to pause, reflect, and find solace and serenity in the beauty that surrounds us.

Should you require a different size of artwork, please do not hesitate to contact me on either art@claire-harrison.co.uk or +44 7973 410 111

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