Colour has always been a major interest of mine. The past few months I’ve been working on the concept of colour contrast based around a simple 12 point colour wheel. What you see below is a prototype 26 page book detailing the various colour combinations that can be achieved using a cube. Broadly using two […]
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A quick insight into the construction of this 100 x 165 cm original watercolour. It’s based on a cube constructed from a 5 cm grid. I’m using 12 colours essentially based on a simple 12 point colour wheel. Here they are mixed up in there glasses. The entire piece is composed of […]
This latest set of work is in its early stages. Essentially I’m looking into colour and the various ways it can be used to create contrasts. I’ve started with a simple 12 point set of colours beginning of course with the primary colours featured below. Initially I have chosen an isometric format to work with. […]
This new work is all from 2016. I’ve always been intrigued by cutting and rearranging images. All of these are original watercolours in both my Uberpainting and traditional style. The paintings are mounted onto foam board so they have a 3-dimensional aspect. If you are interested in any one of them prices on asking. Email […]
Here are some of my 2016 original watercolour paintings of the Northern castles and cathedrals. Currently featured are Dunstanburgh, Bamburgh and Lindisfarne castles as well as Durham Cathedral. Any questions email me at email@example.com 1 Dunstanburgh 22 x 30 inches 2 Durham 22 x 30 inches 3 Bamburgh 15 x 22 […]
My studio sort out is in full swing. Here are a series of paintings I completed earlier in 2016.From Bananas to Banaolphins All are 22 x 30 inches. Any questions just ask. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
These are all original watercolours in my Uberpainting style, have a look at this link for more information http://mjforster.com/uberpainting/ These are preparatory paintings and although finished pieces of work they are part of the long process it takes to create the final image. . 1 2 3 4 5 6 […]
These are all original watercolours in my Uberpainting style, have a look at this link for more information http://mjforster.com/uberpainting/ Although finished pieces, they are preparatory paintings that form part of the long process it takes to create the final image. On average these would sell through a gallery at £750 framed. 1 2 […]
These black and whites were painted in my studio in New Zealand 2002/03 They were achieved with paint and paper that I would be unable to obtain again so are unique in that respect. Most of the work is from Mexico, others are observational studies. 1 26 x34 inches 2 26 x34 inches […]
My studio sort out is in full swing. Here are 5 exploratory paintings involving triangles. I was interested in the ability to bend the perception of the convex and concave. 1 22 x30 inches 2 22 x 30 inches 3 24 x 36 inches 4 24 x 36 inches 5 […]
MJ Forster – Artist
In Northumberland lives an artist who brings landscapes to life in ways no one has ever explored before.
Watercolours flow through MJ Forster’s veins, unleashing creativity and redefining many beloved British landscapes.
Pure watercolours. Pure revelation. Pure inspiration.
If it’s true that pictures speak louder than words – MJ Forster paintings may leave you speechless.
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M J Forster Studio
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10 Market Place
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