Tara Leaver Artist

A feature on Tara Leaver’s Blog!

September | Eibhilin Crossan


It was an honour to be featured among such talented company in a recent blog post from UK artist Tara Leaver! I was chosen, as one of seven contemporary artists, to talk about how I tackle the dreaded blank canvas! 

I shared a little of my process and the techniques I use to achieve the effects I get in my Canopy Series of paintings. 

The gallery of images below show how I work, en plein air, under the trees in my garden, capturing the shapes and shadows of the canopy above me, as they fall on my canvas.

To read the full post click the image below!

Tara Leaver Blogpost on How to Start A Painting