Emma A

Instagram: @emma.liv.ing

Idyllic vintage car in the countryside

Car love story

Gothic collage with window shining through.

Gothic window collage

Countryside window scene with watercolour wash of different colours.

Window colour wash

Vintage collage of tree branches and leaves connecting broken links with ink pen. Confucius quote at the bottom: When you see a good person, think of becoming like her/him. When you see someone not so good, reflect on your own weak points.

Connecting branches

Watercolour painting of a rustic window with a blue shutter open and flowers growing underneath.

Countryside spell

Image of typewriter and cup of coffee with notepad on a table.

Forever sat and at work

Vintage anatomical drawing of a heart in yellow and brown with poetic words.

Heart of emotion

Nature picture in the woods with two white doves on a wooden stool with text reading: Enouement: The bittersweetness of having arrived at the future, seeing how things turn out, but not being able to tell your past self


Watercolour painting of a book beside a window and the iPad drawing grid tool used to paint it.

Graded view

Surrealist watercolour painting of a dazzling lightbulb, showing a small person sitting in the centre beside a tree.

Thinking allowed

Image of watercolour painting of an open book painted yellow with green edges and a blue wash over the top. The text on page 1 reads: Margin notes in fiction novels are the preserve of weekend pastimes. The text on page 2 reads: Reading between the lines... My work is to annotate, scrutinise and comment. Articulating what is meant. Traverse the page. Luminal spaces there to engage.

Reading between the lines