Photograph of Artist COLLEEN BALFOUR
COLLEEN BALFOUR
Durban, Kwa Zulu Natal - South Africa



Original Artworks (10)

Colleen Balfour; The Dune, 2008, Original Painting Oil, 18 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241 A composite of many similar scenes of local beaches and areas seen and stored in the recesses of my mind.    ...
Colleen Balfour
Original Oil Painting, 2008
18 x 24 inches (45.7 x 61.0 cm)
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Colleen Balfour; Namibia Dunes 1, 2013, Original Painting Oil, 90 x 76 cm. Artwork description: 241 A vista in Soussusvlei, Nambia inspired during a trip there in 2011.   The dunes, windswept grasses, rocky hills untouched by time or man.  ...
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Original Oil Painting, 2013
90 x 76 cm (35.4 x 29.9 inches)
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Colleen Balfour; Summer Flowers, 2014, Original Painting Oil, 18 x 20 inches. Artwork description: 241 The strong sunshine colours of the Sunflower and blue and terracotta tones are the colours of summer in South Africa....
Colleen Balfour
Original Oil Painting, 2014
18 x 20 inches (45.7 x 50.8 cm)
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Colleen Balfour; Lone Rider, 2008, Original Painting Oil, 406 x 610 mm. Artwork description: 241  Africa, animal, zebra, bird, black and white ...
Colleen Balfour
Original Oil Painting, 2008
406 x 610 mm (45.7 x 50.8 cm)
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Colleen Balfour; Almond White, 2009, Original Painting Oil, 610 x 406 cm. Artwork description: 241   flowers, white, still life, bouquet, flora ...
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Original Oil Painting, 2009
610 x 406 cm (240.2 x 159.8 inches)
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Colleen Balfour; Namaqualand Dream, 2009, Original Painting Oil, 508 x 406 cm. Artwork description: 241  Africa, namaqualand, flowers, scenery, south african scene,  ...
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Original Oil Painting, 2009
508 x 406 cm (200.0 x 159.8 inches)
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Colleen Balfour; Breaking Cover, 2001, Original Painting Oil, 24 x 32 inches. Artwork description: 241 The mighty African elephant, a master at using the bush to disappear at a moments notice, breaks cover with equal suddeness.Oil on masonite...
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Original Oil Painting, 2001
24 x 32 inches (61.0 x 81.3 cm)
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Colleen Balfour; Predator Alert, 2001, Original Painting Oil, 20 x 16 inches. Artwork description: 241 Oil on canvas boardunframedWhen galvanised by fear, zebras herd and stampede....
Colleen Balfour
Original Oil Painting, 2001
20 x 16 inches (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
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Colleen Balfour; Still Before The Storm  , 2001, Original Painting Oil, 32 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241 Oil on masoniteUnframedAlways alert, zebras teach us how to live in the moment, maximizing the quiet restful times....
Colleen Balfour
Original Oil Painting, 2001
32 x 24 inches (81.3 x 61.0 cm)
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Colleen Balfour; Himba Woman , 2000, Original Painting Oil, 24 x 31 inches. Artwork description: 241 Oil on BoardHimba Woman - of the Himba tribe of Namibia, formerly South West Africa, in traditional dress comprised of skins, and adornments made of leather, metal and shells. The large conch shell being a prized item.   ...
Colleen Balfour
Original Oil Painting, 2000
24 x 31 inches (61.0 x 78.7 cm)
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Artist Statement

Welcome to my world of Art from Africa.
All my paintings are created in response to the mood of Africa, or at times, the need to escape that mood.
I am a self taught artist and continue to learn each time I pick up the paint brush......