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...

Basil – Acrylic Painting on Paper

This painting of family dog ‘Basil’...

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

October 31, 2014 |

Decorating the Hallowe’en Tree

Posted by Ruth Burton Artist on October 31, 2014 Happy Hallowe’en Everyone! The banner is up! For various...

September 29, 2014 |

Tasty Homemade Fruit Juice

Posted by Ruth Burton Artist on September 29, 2014 Some smooth smoothies! Just a quick one today as I’m...

August 29, 2014 |

Artist Study: Fabian Perez

Posted by Ruth Burton Artist on August 29, 2014 His latest fan! I have discovered Fabian Perez in a big way. He...

July 30, 2014 |

We’re Growing Our Own Peppers

Posted by Ruth Burton Artist on July 30, 2014 Green Pepper, Yellow Pepper, Red Pepper! Ok, so maybe just green...

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