This stencilled design was inspired by Chinoiserie,below the pattern has been adapted to include escaped lovebirds and their abandoned cages.   The colours have a distinctly chinese  flavour. picture by James Balston


Below the same stencil but in gold. The paint catches the light opulently in contrast to the dark matt aubergine coloured background.

chateau chinoiserie

aubergine suite

Below the effect is reversed where the background is gold.  The dusky pink flowers were colour matched to the wall. Here the pattern is stencilled onto a stretched canvas .

cherry blossomgold