Painting the Norwegian Fjords

Sometimes I'll begin a painting without knowing what direction it will take me in. Intuitively it will begin to take a form, then shapes and colours suggest a landscape of sorts.

Connected to Nature

"This Untouched Land" - oil on wooden panel - 60 x 60cm Since the industrial revolution humanity has faced a rapid and unprecedented transformation which has resulted in our bond to nature being eroded. As a result of this we are less likely to feel a connection to the natural world. The term 'connection to nature' is …

Hope Gallery

This week I delivered a collection of five paintings to Hope Gallery which is located within Redbrick Mill in Batley, West Yorkshire. The gallery specialises in original art, printmaking and ceramics and represents a refreshing combination of emerging and established British artists and International artists.

Coast Gallery

A seascape painting by artist Tori Tipton

This week I delivered a collection of five paintings to the Coast Gallery, near Scarborough, North Yorkshire. The paintings are all part of my "North Coast" series which is inspired by the Yorkshire Coast in the wintertime so this gallery is perfectly located to display these paintings. Prices begin at £325 and details of the …

Through Restless Seas

A contemporary seascape painting by Tori Tipton

I'm not a painter whose work is predominantly about recording every nuance and fine detail of the natural world. My seascapes are as much about expressing my inner feelings and this, my latest painting speaks to me of what I've faced over the past year (and quite possibly what we face as a nation over …

New Year, New Studio

For a while now I've been struggling with the space that my garden studio offers and while working so close to home has been convenient days and days can pass without me seeing another creative soul.