Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Morrison St Cafe and Gallery Exhibition -Andy Elliot

For the next three weeks these art works are on display in Morrison St Cafe and Gallery in Nelson. The exhibition is titled"Shades of Grey" and is a collection of black and white acrylic paintings on boxed canvas. Its been a busy year and I'm looking foward to picking up the brushes again next year
Road to Hokitika
Takohu I "to be shrouded in mist"

Takohu II

Takohu III

View from Cable Bay

Stewart Island Rimu

Abstract Tree Series II

Sunday, June 17, 2007

Ocean Mist Diptych - Art by Andy Elliot

The total length of this painting is 1.2 metres long.
Headlands lost in the salt spray, this painting has a slightly textured outside boarder. This is one of series of painting I have for sale at The Escape Gallery, Nelson.


Monday, June 04, 2007

Morning Mist - Andy Elliot Art

This large panarama painting is a West Coast inspired black and white. The early morning mist shrouds the valleys and trees as the first light of the day begins to heat the air.

Size 12' X 48' SOLD

Thursday, May 17, 2007

Sea View - Andy Elliot Artist

This another in my West Coast Series. 30' x 10' in size. A coastal view from the West Coast highway, with striking Rimu tree silhouette in the foreground.

Shades of Grey - Andy Elliot

Back on the black and white theme. This is a 10' by 30' painting of a lone Beech tree, with hills in the background. I really like this and have plans for others in this series.

Sunday, April 29, 2007

Solitude -Artist Andy Elliot

Was driving home from work a few weeks ago and there was some sailing races in the Nelson harbour, the sails looks so striking that I had to take a photo. This is painted in Acrylic on a 60 X 40cm canvas. This will be for sale in Cafe Affair, Nelson till the end on June.

Macrocarpa Red

This is a diptych also for sale at Cafe Affair. Each canvas 60cm X 30cm.

Wednesday, April 04, 2007

Te Wairua o rakau - spirit of the trees - Andy Elliot

This is the name of my exhibition currently on at Morrison St CafeGallery.
The other paintings are down below on previous posts.

West Coast Series- headlands. Size 12' by 36'

West Coast Series- beach. Size 12' by 36'

West Coast Series- rimu stand. Size 12' by 36' SOLD

West Coast Series- forest. Size 12' by 40' Diptych. SOLD

Sunday, March 11, 2007

Ngaio Bay - Andy Elliot

Our friends Richie and Lou recently got married and this was their wedding present. The image came off their wedding invitation and of course I added some artistic licence. This was the beach on which they got married.

Monday, March 05, 2007

Red Beech

I've been asked to paint some more abstract type trees so here's the first.
I've used a blue base for this painting, then used crackle medium over top, followed by red.
And just for a change a Beech Tree silouette in the foreground.

Golden Bay/Pohara Views - Andy Elliot

This black and white painting is of a wind swept Manuka Tree at the top of the sand dunes on Pohara Beach, Golden Bay.
For Sale

I've been painting a quite a few smaller paintings for a local Jewellery store here in Nelson and Mapua. This is also looking out towards Golden Bay from Pohara Beach, with flaxes in the foreground.
for sale