Ellies work is based upon her surroundings and nature, but also her emotional attraction towards it. She manipulates material to portray simplified pieces that convey line, colour, form and shape from different types of medium and desires the need for constant exploration into materials. She finds her investigative process inspiring, Her work shares an ongoing ambition with her personal identity, existence and creation in general, but also a constant interest into manipulation, abstraction and the portrayal of subject matter and material. "…imagination alone can animate the canvas, and it is imagination that must guide the painter's hand, must literally penetrate to the very tips of his fingers. Although imagination is itself invisible, it makes itself visible in every brushstroke, if only for those with eyes to see, only those who can sense and feel its presence…" Art in Theory 1900 - 2000, An Anthology of Changing Ideas. Edited by Charles Harrison & Paul Wood. Brackwell Publishing. Classicism and Originality. Max Liebermann (1847-1935) ' Imagination in Painting' Going forward, Ellie has also explored design, creating and building websites and designing interiors of which she is very passionate about.
Biography: Ellie has studied art and graphic design from GCSE to A-Level, and then onto an Art and Design Foundation Course and FineArt Degree at De Montfort University. Later, Ellie has completed an Interior Design Higher Diploma and is now working towards a Copywriting Diploma.
Country: United Kingdom (Great Britain)
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