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About jellywalk

I am a professional artist who is happy to take commissions, be they portraits, paintings of baby ultrasound scans, houses, or pets... Please see my art website for contact details: www.RebeccaJelbert.co.uk. I have prints available for sale from www.Society6.com/RebeccaJelbert.

Paula Modersohn-Becker continues to inspire

The self-portraits of Paula Modersohn-Becker (1876-1907) continue to fascinate and inspire both artists and writers alike. Details of her short but intense life capture the imagination, with her trips from rural Germany to the bustling art schools of Paris, her … Continue reading

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Les Alpes

I’ve been experimenting with acrylic paint and texture paste on large sheets of thick watercolour paper. I did’t really plan to do it this way – in fact I had planned to paint some large watercolours – but one thing … Continue reading

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Paula Modersohn-Becker’s self-portraits and the influence of Dante Gabriel Rossetti

I’m very proud to announce that my article for the art history journal The Burlington Magazine (August 2017), “Paula Modersohn-Becker’s self-portraits and the influence of Dante Gabriel Rossetti”, was published this month. Link to the article: http://burlington.org.uk/archive/back-issues/201708 I’ve been working on … Continue reading

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Hampshire show still running!

I have had some paintings in a an art exhibition in Romsey, Hampshire. The show started at the beginning of June and still has about a week to run until the paintings come down. The setting is wonderful, with a … Continue reading

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Abstracts without titles

I have been finishing off a series of abstract paintings for a summer show in Hampshire – details below. The trouble is, I need to decide on how to title them. Until now they have hung on my walls at … Continue reading

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Stourhead Summer Exhibition 2017, Wiltshire

As usual, I will be taking part in the summer art exhibition at Stourhead in Wiltshire, in the lovely First-View Gallery. The show runs from: Saturday 3rd June – Sunday 25th June First-View Gallery    Spread Eagle Courtyard, Stourton Wiltshire, … Continue reading

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A portrait of a dog

  I have just finished painting an acrylic portrait of a dog. Just for fun I took a few photos of the various stages, so you can see how the layers are built up. In the first picture you can … Continue reading

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