Jenny Westbrook Artist

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On the road again

On the road again

Chosen for the Pastel Society exhibition at the Mall Galleries from 21st Feb. 2017. Large framed pastel on black paper, shapes and forms reminiscent of buildings plants and every day objects.

Pastel on Paper
93cm x 68cm
Another large pastel on the theme of lifes journey. this was one of a series of pastels made in early 2016 based on memory and inspired by music. the work is intuitive and organic, one mark leads to another and changes the balance of the work. while I'm making it I'm glorying in the use of color.
Shelter

Shelter

A recent pastel drawing pre selected for the 2018 Annual Pastel Society show at The Mall Gallery

80cm x 60cm
'Born in the fifties 2'

'Born in the fifties 2'

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
Are we there yet ?'

Are we there yet ?'

Pastel on Paper
100cm x 70cm
Shananigans

Shananigans

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
On sleeping Eyelids

On sleeping Eyelids

Pastel on Paper
80cm x 60cm
Shedding my skin

Shedding my skin

Gardens , growth, new beginings

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
Can be seen at One4art
Inspired by the coming of spring.
'And then I woke up'

'And then I woke up'

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
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Free wheeling pastel drawing as a reaction to the music I was playing. Getting into the colour and the freedom of mark making.
Road to nowhere 2

Road to nowhere 2

70cm x 50cm
Untitled

Untitled

Small square abstract painting in earthy tones, slightly landscapey. unframed.

Oil on canvas
12" x 12"

£150.00
Earthy tones and hybrid shapes, organic, patern , orange green, a cave like feel looking out to the sea.
Untitled

Untitled

Warm colours abstract shapes, a kind of patchwork landscape.

Oil on canvas
12" x 9"

£150.00
Stitched up patchwork landscape, dream like hibridised,
A Day in The Life

A Day in The Life

Abstract landscape, greens, orange, earth colours, plane wooden grey painted shadow frame.

Oil on canvas
18" x 24"
Dream like abstract lanscape, soft and bold colours & forms.
When The Dust Hits My Shoes

When The Dust Hits My Shoes

Mixed Media
24" x 20"
Watering the plants

Watering the plants

Abstract painting on wood panel, grey wood frame.

Oil on panel
14" x 14"
Organic hybrid shapes, cells, intuitive surreal.
House Rabbit

House Rabbit

Black rabbit in unatural surroundings. Red stitching, wants to run free but tangled in threads.
Pink dress

Pink dress

Oil on canvas
70cm x 50cm
Rook

Rook

Image 25 .5 cms x 20 .5 cms, frame 48 x 33 cms. Box frame painted with grey green eggshell.

Oil on Board
When I say Jump 2

When I say Jump 2

27 x 29 cm image, 30 x 25 cm frame.

Oil on Board
27cm x 29cm
Coercion

Coercion

Ever been persuaded to do something against your better judgement? Unframed 2012

Oil on canvas
20" x 24"
Can be seen at View Two Galery
Early Stages 2

Early Stages 2

Elephants embryos, collage and oil paint c 2011, unframed.

Collage
61cm x 71cm
Keeping it contained

Keeping it contained

Unframed at the moment, 2013

Oil on canvas
40cm x 51cm
When I say Jump

When I say Jump

Oil on canvas board, Rabbit and horse, made in 2012

Oil on Board
51cm x 61cm
Sisters

Sisters

If framed this pastel from 2005 would be 55 x 75 cm

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
Life's a bitch

Life's a bitch

56 x 46 image, 61 x 51 cm frame, plane wooden frame.

Pastel on Paper
56cm x 46cm
Horse sanctuary

Horse sanctuary

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
Under the hedge

Under the hedge

Large framed pastel on black paper. Hybrid shapes reminiscent of everyday objects, insects and plant forms.

Pastel on Paper
60cm x 80cm
Large pastel drawing on black paper. Hybrid shapes forms reminiscent of everyday objects, plant forms and insects.
'Wont you come into my parlor?'

'Wont you come into my parlor?'

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
Life's a Bitch

Life's a Bitch

Pastel on Paper
80cm x 60cm
'Up & Out'

'Up & Out'

Wooden frame. Earthy colors, tea pots, foliage, buttons & jug shapes, things seen from the corner of my eye and re invented.

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
Hybrid forms of every day items such as sewing paraphernalia, tea pots jugs buttons, things I can see from the corner of my eye as I'm working that get morphed into another thing, re invented.
change of Direction

change of Direction

Pastel on Paper
50cm x 70cm
pastel 70 x 50 cms, quirky landscape, sewing stitching , birds. earthy colour.
Letting go, down the hill.

Letting go, down the hill.

Intuitive pastel drawing based on memory and family history.

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
Work based on part of a dark dysfunctional family history story of my sisters taking me out in the pram and habitually letting go of the pram dawn the hill.
Under a wandering star, feet tied together.

Under a wandering star, feet tied together.

January 2014

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
The only way is up

The only way is up

Pastel on Paper
100cm x 80cm
Untitled

Untitled

Pastel on Paper
80cm x 60cm
Untitled

Untitled

Small abstract oil painting, unframed.

Oil on canvas
9" x 12"

£150.00
Small abstract oil painting, unframed, a kind of stitched together landscape.
Untitled

Untitled

Small abstract painting in rich earth tones, unframed

Oil on canvas
12" x 9"

£150.00
Hybrid shapes orange green and lilac, yellow ochre.
Deep Blue sea

Deep Blue sea

Abstract painting of the sea on a channel crossing. Plane grey painted wooden frame.

Oil on canvas
18" x 24"
Abstract seascape, channel crossing , cold water, bold shapes and forms, earth tones and strong blues, texture and patern.
Shake Up

Shake Up

Hybrid shapes like tea pots, cars and buildings, gold leaf. Off white frame.

Oil on canvas
20" x 24"
I loved making this painting, for me it has everything I strive to create.
Untitled

Untitled

Oil on panel
11" x 14"

£150.00
Small painting, shapes and forms hybrid, buttons , rick rack, bag
i'm Big, You're Small

i'm Big, You're Small

I'm big, You're small, I'm right, You're wrong!
Coercion

Coercion

Can be seen at View Two Galery
Hot Flush

Hot Flush

Light grey beige frame with mount , framed dimensions 57 x 77 cm

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
Buttoned up

Buttoned up

image size 26 x 31 cms, outside of frame measurement 30 x 25 cms

Oil on Board
31cm x 26cm
Bemused

Bemused

So am I

Oil on Board
17" x 20"
Early Stages

Early Stages

Oil painting with collage in a drop in plain wooden frame, outside framed measurements 97 x 77 cm and the dimensions of the canvas are 91 x 71. This is the first of two paintings I made in 2011 with Elephants embryos (2 grandchildren born within 11 monthes of each other).

Oil on canvas
77cm x 97cm
Falling

Falling

Made in 2002 size of canvas 100 x 82 cm, with frame 105 x 87cm. woman falling from top left hand corner, dog bottom left hand corner

Oil on canvas
38" x 50"
This be the verse

This be the verse

Oil on Board
16" x 14"
Toys

Toys

70 x 50 cm unframed, if framed with mount 60 x 80 cm

Pastel on Paper
70cm x 50cm
Tangled

Tangled

Pastel made in 2013, A toy doll tangled up in old stitching.

Pastel on Paper
65cm x 50cm
Stitched up

Stitched up

oil on canvas board image size 35 x 20 cm, framed 48 x 33 cm. Recycled vintage frame.

Oil on Board