The Saltaire Studio

A Year in Pictures

A Year in Pictures

A run down of 2019 in pictures. A good year all in all but also tinged with a little sadness. 2020 involves even bigger plans and a lot of hard work!

Read more

Creating a triptych

Creating a triptych

I have been experimenting with different sizes and different surfaces over the last couple of months and this painting was the result of two ideas coming together.

Read more

Last orders for Christmas

Last orders for Christmas

Last orders for Christmas. UK deliveries Wednesday 18 December. International deliveries Sunday 8 December. Contact me directly if you need any help at paula@pauladunn.co.uk.

Read more

Art& 2019

Art& 2019

I have had lots going on in October with running workshops, getting work ready for exhibitions and attending courses that Art& kind of crept up on me this year. Thankfully I had been organised enough to get all the paintings off to the framers well in advance - although that in itself confused matters as I'd forgotten which paintings were with them.

Read more

Scaling up

Scaling up

I have absolutely loved being back in the studio painting and this time I have been experimenting with scale and surface. For the last 3 years I have been mainly painting with cold wax on a smaller scale and on paper. I love working on the paper but you can only scale up so far with work that has to be behind glass, unless of course you fix the paper to the board and well I know that will just go terribly wrong for me. 

Read more