Tuesday, 14 April 2009

Roxanne Warder

My friend Roxie has recently put her artwork online and I suggest all those art lovers/appreciators of the female form out there go check it out. She gave me the first picture, 'Woman with the purple rose', when she moved out of the house we shared and it has come to be one of my most treasured possessions. A rare beauty amongst my binbags of useless tat!

I love her sumptious celebration of the curves and shadows of the female form and the decadent, seductive fifties themes peppered by wallpaper florals. The paintings capture the sexualised woman shifting in our imaginations from the flowers in her kitchen and on her pinafore to the flowers of her boudoir and her underwear, and Roxie's moleskin illustrations are very evocative of the art nouveau illustrator Aubrey Beardsley.

Source: www.roxannewarder.co.uk


heleen db said...

These pictures look promising already! I'm going to check her site out now :)

italian fashion holiday. said...

your friend is truly talented. i am in complete love with the first piece. so beautiful!

tobaccoandleather said...

such a talented painter! i love how she's not afraid to jump to other colours for the shadows and angles of the face


Anonymous said...

'woman with a purple rose' is just a slightly changed version of the ad for the Rock-n-Rose Valentino perfume. it's still very nice though.

Queen Of Russia said...

Fuck Yeah!

These are so feminine but very raw.
Really cool. Thanks for the tip!



sarah said...

far out these are great x

cuteseas said...

wow! she is very talented! lovely work :)

Jennifer Ramos said...

WOW Lucky you..your friend sure is talented! Loving her work. : )

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h. said...

i love you for this, wow her works are amazing!!! thanks for giving the heads up!

pharmacy said...

Nice pictures, I love the third one, looks very crazy, I like it also because it seems to be like water ink and cake colors.

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