eerie abstract painted whilst distracting self from labour pains

watercolour and acrylic on rag paper


abstract, figure, life drawing, modern, corporeal, body

Ellen Jaye Benson Visual Artist/Educator –
a.k.a. ‘elle jaye rose’ (my frustrated dark illustrator & social commentator hat)
a.k.a ‘Henna Harpy’ (my ornamental body art and design hat)
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  • Caroline Roberti
    Caroline Robertiabout 3 years ago

    Wow I love the raw emotion in this!

  • thanks Caroline – I can’t bear to refine these given I painted them in the early stages of labour :)

    – ellejayerose

  • Caroline Roberti
    Caroline Robertiabout 3 years ago

    Psh, refining is overrated! :D Love it the way it is, very mysterious and bold… ;)

  • Shylie Edwards
    Shylie Edwardsabout 3 years ago

    i love your gutsy work!!!!! GREAT WORK!!!!!!!!!

  • yeah.. think my expressive stuff is most me

    – ellejayerose

  • paulcompton
    paulcomptonabout 3 years ago

    WOW! This is very raw and quite chilling. Such an evocative piece

  • evocative…. how I love that word!

    – ellejayerose

  • Katerina Apostolakou
    Katerina Apost...about 3 years ago
    This is great work!!!!
  • thank you Katerina :)

    – ellejayerose

    BIRGlTTAabout 3 years ago

    This is serious art and you display serious talent here!

  • thanks again Birgitta, delighted to make your acquaintance fellow RBer :)

    – ellejayerose

  • David Mowbray
    David Mowbrayabout 3 years ago

    Exceptional work, Elle

  • cheers David :)

    – ellejayerose

  • Loui  Jover
    Loui Joverabout 3 years ago

    this is powerful and so very GREAT!

  • Barssel
    Barsselabout 3 years ago

    Love the emotion in this peice

  • thank you

    – ellejayerose

  • judyjones
    judyjonesabout 3 years ago

    like very much ! :-))

  • cheers Judy :)

    – ellejayerose

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