The world is filled with secret colours; when I paint, my task is to unlock these colours.

My Latest Work

Here I will keep you up to date with my most recent pieces of artwork. Hover over the thumbnail images and click to read more about each painting or to view the painting in full.

Colour Exposed – Acrylic Painting on Canvas

This colourful abstract painting triptych was...

Twigmoor Woods – Acrylic Painting on Canvas

This painting was inspired by a photograph which...

Catnapping – Acrylic Painting on Canvas Paper

I am a cat lover and often wish I could be...

About Me & My Artwork

Artist Statement

Colour is my single most important instrument; it reflects the hidden beauty in the subjects of my artwork. Feeling inspired to create is the most amazing thing. Every opportunity to be creative should be seized with enthusiasm.

All kinds of subjects inspire me when painting – I’ll paint anything & everything! I love using colour to create depth & interest, and I constantly strive to make my work as colourful as it can be by taking careful consideration of complimentary colours.

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My Inspiration, My Life & Me

February 27, 2015 |

Teddy Got New

Posted by Ruth Burton Artist on February 27, 2015 Bringing teddy into this world, one stitch at a time! I am...

January 29, 2015 |

It’s the Eye of the Tiger…

Posted by Ruth Burton Artist on January 29, 2015 Cats, Colours, Close-ups! In this blog I will show some...

December 31, 2014 |

Crafty Gifts for Festive Times

Posted by Ruth Burton Artist on December 31, 2014 Knitting, sticking and quilting! This year for Christmas, I...

November 29, 2014 |

My Curly Greetings Cards

Posted by Ruth Burton Artist on November 29, 2014 A sneaky peak! I’ve been busy sketching, drawing,...

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