Wednesday, 12 August 2009

Elise @ The Royal Ballet - Award winning website

I was recently given a stylish award from the lovely trishiekoh, for which I'm very thankful.



I would like to pass on this award to Sarah, a wonderfully intuitive & expressive artist at The Secret Gallery, who has drawn and painted the most wonderful dancers. Sarah is the artist behind the commissioned drawings which I use in my "From Student to Star" interview series.

Sarah's latest series of paintings (of pointe shoes), are remarkable, particularly the red pointe shoe painting, which captures movement & light, softly folding in the colour and demonstrating the dancer's perfect lines.

I look forward to being able to bring much more of Sarah's work to you in the near future.

9 comments:

  1. The artwork looks lovely....a propos of which, have you seen the work of Fletcher Sibthorpe? Mainly flamenco but some ballet....atmospheric...I commend him to you

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  2. hi, Elise,
    thank you so much for your nice comment! ) this is a very surprising for me :)

    you are also have a very interesting blog here. i love ballet too :)

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  3. Thank you Elise! How kind of you. I shall post my award on my blog right now! Sarah

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  4. This made interesting reading! I really admire the ballerinas , but not really gone deep into the subject.Thank you for enlightening !

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  5. thank you so much for the comments! i added you to my list of blogs! follow mine! i love dance and your site is really great!

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  6. thank you so much for the comment! i added you to my list of blogs... could you follow mine, too? I love dance so I love your blog!

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  7. Hi!!!Thanks for dropping by my blog....nice award u got there...and very interesting blog u got....:)

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  9. Brian - I have had a look - they are great works !

    Helga - good to hear - welcome !

    Sarah - you are welcome; good that your wonderful drawings are being appreciated !

    aynzan - welcome and I hope you stick around and learn more along the way about ballet

    Leah - thank you for your lovely comment and for adding me to your blog list - welcome !

    addin 22 - welcome and thank you

    James - thank you for your comment & welcome !

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