Resting

Resting by Helen Lee Robinson

Resting
by Helen Lee Robinson
© Helen Lee Robinson

Helen Lee Robinson (b.1996) recently completed a BA (Hons) degree in painting and printmaking at the Glasgow School of Art. Her work has been seen in group exhibitions in Glasgow and a solo exhibition in Ilkley, West Yorkshire.

The portrait is of the artist’s sister, Lucy, who has sat for Robinson on several occasions. Robinson enjoys capturing the special relationship that sisters have, but also depicting Lucy’s hair and skin tones. She says: ‘I loved the colour of her hair together with our dog’s fur and began painting an image reflecting a moment of quiet comfort and ease at home.’

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