pastel paintings by Ria Hills

Paired with a Brick

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

My pastel paintings are born from the appreciation of the play of light on common objects or a scene. I enjoy revealing the beauty of simple subjects that are frequently overlooked. The inspiration for a painting often rises from the shape of a piece of fruit, the visual stimulation of the unexpected pairing of objects, or the humor in a formal arrangement of food. read more