Ewen Macaulay

Angel painting

This painting is different to my usual subject matters. I wanted to explore a deeper meaning with this piece, it’s influenced by so many things I see in the world and I often ask myself, have I led a good life? Giving back and not constantly taking as we all meander through life. The painting Continue reading

Delicious California

The new look Delicious California website has gone live! It’s pretty damn exciting, I’ve been working on creating some cool new t-shirt designs, influenced by tattoo and pin-up art and the Californian surf culture. There’s new silky smooth t-shirts and bat wing style sleeveless tops for the girls. Again, the drive has been to find Continue reading

Los Angeles, California at night

I loved painting this piece. The colours and light are amazing, the strong compostion works so well at drawing your eye in. I purposely left a lot of black around the edges to really act as your peripheral vision. This was to add to the drama and really make the scene come alive and focus Continue reading

2 great commissions!

I have just delivered the second painting commission to Holiday Extras/Short Breaks. Both 4ft x 3ft, so quite the epic statement pieces. They are to go at their new plush offices near Ashford, Kent. Theatre District and Theme Park were the focus and I have to say, each painting pushed my approach. The outcome? Please Continue reading

Forth Rail Bridge

The Forth Bridge is a cantilever railway bridge over the Firth of Forth in the east of Scotland, 9 miles west of Edinburgh City Centre. It is considered an iconic structure and a symbol of Scotland. I was commissioned to produce a painting. I’ve always admired the bridge and architecture, so to get a commission Continue reading

London skyline at dusk

Recently I decided to make another speeded-up film of my painting process. I used a large piece of canvas and worked directly on the floor. I wanted to work fast and not stand at the easel. Once I had blocked out the white of the canvas, the next stage was to go to town drawing Continue reading

Ewen Macaulay v2 goes LIVE!

Dane Williams, a friend, collegue and very talented web developer has re-built my website using his amazing new bolier plate. It’s very exciting. We decided to drop the black background and use white, there’s loads of great new features too. One new feature in particular is people can buy directly from myself ‘Original Art’ and Continue reading