Art Details Back to Gallery

Burning Bright - a golden tiger in a golden forest

Title: Burning Bright - a golden tiger in a golden forest
Description: 40 x 40 x 1.5 inches large original oil painting of a tiger in a golden forest. It is painted in a semi-abstract, art nouveau style and shows a warm forest landscape with golden light light coming through the trees. A tiger sits on a tree and dominates the landscape as tigers do. She is painted partly traditionally and partly in a painterly style which makes an interesting contrast. I am well aware of the danger tigers are in and so decided to paint a place where at least one can exist safely. Deep edge canvas, white edges, frame not necessary.
Size: 40x40
Format: Original artwork
Presentation: Framing not necessary
Medium: Oil
Genre: Abstract, Fine, Landscape, Semi-Abstract
Colour: Multi, purple, red, yellow
Keywords: Sunrise in forest, tiger in forest, evening light, tiger in jungle, light through trees, semi abstract tiger, lone tiger, tiger in tree, Gill Bustamante artist, golden tiger, Large artworks for sale, large paintings in Sussex, paintings for sale UK, Wildflower meadow, wild flowers, bluebell woods, bluebells, English woodland, Original oil paintings, Contemporary landscape paintings, art deco paintings, Mystical woodland paintings, Original paintings for sale, Large vibrant oil paintings, Semi abstract paintings, Sussex artists, Sussex landscapes, paintings of trees, paintings for sale in Sussex, contemporary art nouveau paintings, semi abstract landscapes,
Delivery Details:
Price: £1,500.00
Status: For Sale

Artist Information

Name: Gill Bustamante
Phone: 01342826676
Acceptable Payment Methods: Paypal or arrange to visit me and pay cheque or cash
Gill Bustamante

Artist Biography:

I paint large original oil paintings on canvas which are heavily inspired by Sussex, England. My subjects are modern contemporary landscapes, seascape paintings and animal paintings in an Expressionist, gestural style using thick oil paint.

On my website you will see paintings about Sussex meadows, woodland paths, English landscapes and seascapes. Each one has its own unique story. Most of my artworks are about hope, frustration, optimism, a bit of mystery and a feeling that things will get better and that there is a place somewhere in the universe that is perfect. I like to think I am painting art that assists the viewer to get what they want. I hope this works for you.

I like expressionist paintings and impressionist paintings and have developed a painting style that sits between these two. I have paintings for sale at my home studio and online art galleries. As a child, I taught myself to draw and paint by copying animals and horses out of books on an almost daily basis then in 1979 I did a foundation course at Chelsea and then a degree course at Brighton where I graduated in 1982 with a fine art degree in sculpture. I then worked in a studio on the seafront for a while making sculptures with an architect for clubs and hotels. On moving to East Grinstead in the late 80's, I began painting for an art agent that specialized in animal, people and bespoke portraits and soon became skilled at painting dogs and horses in a classical style. I also took on mural painting commissions and wrote and illustrated a few children's books. In the late 90's I began teaching art adult education courses for Central Sussex College as well as running my own art courses. I sell my paintings mostly in on-line galleries but also through real world galleries and exhibitions. I have exhibited at the Mall galleries in London, Chelsea open exhibition, local galleries such as Chequer Mead, East Grinstead, The Hawth Theatre, Sheffield Park, Lingfield, Brighton festival, Shoreham gallery and many others.

Artist News/Exhibitions:

I exhibit mostly in online galleries but visitors are always welcome to view artwork at my home studio in East Sussex - contact me to arrange.

Contact Artist