Fine Art Blog

Contemporary Art Blog by Yvonne Coomber


Why Being an Artist In Devon Is Magical

April 11th, 2018|Devon Flowers, Inspiration, News|

Where words sometimes lack, colours and strokes are able to uniquely convey the thoughts and emotions which tumble from my brush. When I am stood in my Devon studio I never fail  to be inspired by the natural beauty which surrounds me. To paint is to reveal part of your soul, and my soul is [...]

How to Hang Wall Art: My 5 Top Tips

March 27th, 2018|Inspiration, Interior Design|

When Spring arrives, some people feel an almost elemental urge to rejig, reorder, revamp and rearrange their spaces, mirroring the new life and regeneration that can be witnessed in nature. Whether hanging wildflower paintings, displaying vases of fresh flowers or burning candles which evoke memories of the seaside, I believe that bringing nature into the [...]

My Solo Exhibition at the Art5 Gallery in Brighton

March 18th, 2018|Events, Galleries, News|

I am so very excited about my solo exhibition at the Art5 Gallery in Brighton this April. Brighton is the jewel in the crown of seaside towns and has so much to offer. It is vibrant, alternative unconventional and uber-hip. Full of funky cafes, independent breweries, vintage shops and amazing buskers, it is a joy to discover.  Bohemian, warm and [...]

Introducing My New Hashtag For Spring #WildForFlowers

March 1st, 2018|News|

We’re ready for you spring! March has finally arrived and if you follow the meteorological calendar it is the first day of spring and yet we are still in the depths of winter!  The astronomical system states spring will start March 20th (the spring equinox),  so although spring may not have sprung yet we know [...]

Exhibiting at the London Affordable Art Fair 2018

February 21st, 2018|Events, Galleries, News|

I love to visit the big city once in a while to soak up the electricity and to dip my toe in the ocean of culture for which London is renowned. This March I am delighted to be exhibiting at The London Affordable Art Fair 2018 in Battersea where I will get my cultural city [...]

The Value of Your Limited Edition Contemporary Print

February 20th, 2018|Buying Art|

For art aficionados, amateur enthusiasts and everything in between, a contemporary print can be a great investment, both emotionally and financially. For anyone looking to start their own art collection, investing in contemporary art prints is a great way to begin (whilst experiencing utter joy along the way!). Investing in a limited-edition print of a [...]

Unique Valentine’s Gifts Hand-Picked by Yvonne

January 18th, 2018|Buying Art, Inspiration, News|

Lasting infinitely longer than a bunch of real flowers, my original flowerscape paintings are a gift from the heart. Valentines, for me, is a celebration of love in all its manifestations and the perfect opportunity to acknowledge those who are important to you. For thousands of years, the middle of February has been a time for [...]

Unique Interior Design Tips to Awaken Our Homes

January 9th, 2018|Inspiration, Interior Design, News|

Our lives are so busy that we sometimes treat our homes as if they are impersonal places that we merely pass through – transient places with the sole purpose of function. Gardens need care in order to offer us the beauty of their blooms, and so it is with our homes. By taking the time [...]

Using Colour to Inspire Your Interior Design Trends  

January 9th, 2018|Inspiration, Interior Design, News|

Colour plays a vitally important role in the world in which we live. Colour can sway thinking and cause reactions – it is an irreplaceable form of communication and a strong evoker of emotion. Pantone (the leading authority on colour) chooses a colour each year that reflects prevailing mood or sentiment, and which it predicts will [...]

Festive Christmas Wishes

December 1st, 2017|News|

Happy Christmas! The first fifty orders received before the 20th December will include a custom message hand-written by me. Video Transcription: “First of all, I would like to wish a very merry Christmas to my community. I wish you deep peace and a million blessings over this festive period. So, [...]

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