Oils on Wooden Panel - 20 x 16 inches
painting from a trip round the stunning Galloway coastline in 2019. The town and harbour of Kircudbright is delightful and is known for its vibrant artists community, and I can see whyThis image was inspired by a photo and sketch that was taken directly into the sun, I tried to capture that feeling of bright hazy light
Framed in a quality medium grey wood an..
We had just returned from a fabulous and very hot holiday in the Italian Lakes, next morning dawned with a good forecast so decided we would have a walk in our own Lake District and opted to try a route we had never walked before. It was one of Wainwrights routes over Matterdale common to St Johns in the Vale.Not the most scenic of walks as it is mostly over wetland and moor, weather was close and..
Oils on Canvas Board - 20 x 16 inchesThis painting is inspired from a hike in Febuary 2019, dramatic light after a storm is not unusual, but breaking out while the sky was still heavy with snow clouds is not that common, at least to catch as it so fleeting, inside 10 minutes it was gone..I was really taken with the idea of the light painting the distant fells in an orange glow, and against that da..
Oils on Wooden Panel - 24 x 20 inches
A big view over Burgh Marsh on the English side of the Solway Firth, looking towards the Scottish shoreline. In the near foreground, King Edward 1st monument stands approximatly where he died of a surfiet of lamprey, on his way to fight the Scots in 1307.
Framed in a quality light wood and silver frame.
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Another little study in an loose impressionistic style this time a rainy night on Castle street in the historic quarter of the city. The impressive Carlisle Castle sits is just peeping out of the murk and rain.I was attempting to combine a couple of Impressionist styles in this painting in particular trying bring a little of Monet into my rain filled sky.Size 30cm x 40cmA Limited Edition Giclee Pr..
Oils on canvas board- 20x 16 inches:Inspired from a trip round the stunning Galloway coastline in 2019. The town and harbour of Kircudbright is delightful and is know for its vibrant artists community, and I can see whyThis image was inspired by a photo and sketch that was taken directly into the sun, I tried to capture that feeling of bright hazy light...
Oils on canvas board- 10 x 12 inches:A lovely little scene, yet again from one of our walks in the lowther Valley, this lesser known valley nestled between the Lake district mountains and the Eden Valley Pennines is a real delight with avariety of scenery, from dales to river woodlands, moors and fells this valley has it all..
Holme Eden Church sits adjacent to the mighty River Eden just below my village of Great Corby, I liked this view looking up towards the salmon fishermans hut on this lovely beat of the riverAs always I love that strong light and shadow of early morning especially when the sky reflects in waterA Limited Edition Giclee Print of /50...
Rockcliffe church spire stands dark against the strong morning sunlight. This iconic village lays adjacent to the Rockcliffe salt marsh at Sandsfield where the mighty River Eden joins the solway firth a little further downstream. This is one of my favourite places to paint, I love the wild desolate landscape which can be so bleak and intimidating, yet it experiences some amazing light shows and be..
Oils on canvas board- 10 x 12 inches:A sunday walk near the artists village, a fabulous day where the weather threw everything at us at regular intervals. From bright sunshine and warmth to cold winds, leaden skies and hailstones to bootJust loved this little view from a footpath that I knew about, but always passed by. I loved the composition of the sunlit lane and the large tree standing against..
its the end of the working day in the City, the nights are drawing in and the shops and stores are begining to shut as the last shoppers look for that last minute bargain. Many of the busineses are already closing and the workforce is desperate to beat the rush home.Alas, it is all in vain as the gridlock is already in full swing and all one can do is sit in the traffic and hope you can get home s..
Oils on canvas board- 30 x 24 inches:inspired by a walk on Askham fell above Pooley Bridge. This is one of our favourite walks and I have painted this scene before and will many times I imagineThe day was pretty dark and moody but every now and again Jacobs Ladders, shafts of sunlight would stab down to illuminate the fells on the right. Even on the darkest day Ullswater never lets you down....
Dramatic light as the mighty Eden flow majestically in the salt of the Solway Firth. Old Sandsfield Cottage visible in the distance. I have been lucky enough for this painting to have been selected by the Judges for Exhibition at the 2018 Patchings, National Open Art Competition, in conjunction with the Artist and Leisure Painter magazines . Mouth of the Eden will be on display at Patchings Art Ce..
Oils on canvas board- 20x 16 inches:This painting is inspired from a hike by the artist above Howtown bay in Febuary 2019. A fresh fall of snow had brightened an otherwise leaden sky. Suddenly light broke through, casting an orange glow over the distant fells Dramatic light after a storm is not unusual, but breaking out while the sky was still heavy with snow clouds is not that common, at lea..