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Susan Abbs

Contemporary paintings
Oil, acrylic, charcoal. watercolour, mixed
Cambridge

Her paintings leap off the walls because of their realism which is not achieved through tiny brushstrokes but through the bold, skillful handling of chiaroscuro and varied paint effects applied with palette knives. Majestic trees contrast with vast swathes of grass...cool, dark shade combines with hot, gleaming sunshine...strongly textured, tactile bark is juxtaposed with delicate, fluttering leaves and each vast scene is injected with life through a handful of subtly defined, distant, human figures.

- art critic Carol Codrey

SusanAbbs LammasLand 250x60cm web
SusanAbbs Turning 38x56cm
SusanAbbs BikeRide 102x76cm
SusanAbbs Reach 24x30cm
OrangeGlow
SusanAbbs Shade 101x76cm
SusanAbbs Morning Light 24x30cm
SusanAbbs CalmWaters 30x24xm
SusanAbbs PinkPath 25x30cm
SusanAbbs BlueManAkimbo 51x76cm
SusanAbbs Rabbit 102x76cm
SusanAbbs Sky 24x30cm
Male 53x73framed
SusanAbbs MorningRun 60x50cm
SusanAbbs TheChase 102x76cm
Gudrun GreyOrange
SleepingNude
SusanAbbs 6 to Win 102x76cm
ThePath 30x25cm
SusanAbbs ThePicnic 122x91cm"
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Open Sunday's Feb 03, 2019 - Dec 01, 2019 — 25 Kidman's Yard Primrose St CB4 3EH
Tracey Ashman & Iona Howard participating in Cambridge Open Studios throughout July Jul 06, 2019 - Jul 28, 2019 — Various location in Cottenham, Cambridge.
Jo Tunmer Cambridge Open Studios 2019 Jul 13, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Workshop: Wet-in-Wet techniques in Watercolour with Ros Ridley Sep 15, 2019 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM — grantchester Village Hall CB3 9NF
Printmaking - collagraph and monoprint - A workshop with Sherry Rea 13th October 2019 Oct 13, 2019 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM — Carpenters, Broad End, Elsworth, Cambs CB23 4JD
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