Category Archives: Acrylic Painting

Headlands, Port Gaverne

PORT ISAAC VISIT Having spent an enjoyable time exploring the picturesque village of Port Isaac (made famous by the TV series Doc Martin), my family and I walked along the coastal path and were met with this view.

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Herne Bay Sunset – a painting of the north Kent coast

INTRODUCTION While on a short break in Kent during the summer holidays, I headed for the coast anticipating a sunset developing. I parked the car near Reculver, walked down the slope to the beach, onto the wave sculpted sand, then … Continue reading

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Mevagissey Rocks Study

MEVAGISSEY HARBOUR My study of the rocks and water within Mevagissey harbour, focusing on the transparency of the water and movement of the sea.

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The Swale, Oare Marshes

OARE MARSHES, Nr. FAVERSHAM, KENT Now complete, this my painting of Oare Marshes, a nature reserve north of Faversham in Kent. This view at Harty Ferry, looks along an embankment following the contour of a footpath.

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The Trundle, Goodwood

A commissioned painting in acrylics depicting the view from The Trundle, a hilltop adjacent to Goodwood racecourse. This scene, looking west towards Chichester Harbour, Hayling Island and Bembridge, Isle of Wight in the far distance.

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River Taw, Barnstaple

One of my first paintings dating back to 1989. This scene brings back many happy memories for me of summer holidays spent surfing on the North Devon coast with my friends. One particular day there mustn’t have been much of … Continue reading

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Broadway Tower

A commissioned painting of Broadway Tower of the famous Cotswolds landmark, entitled ‘Broadway Twilight’. Originally built as a folly, it served as a country retreat for artists including Arts and Crafts Movement founder William Morris. Today, the tower is a tourist attraction … Continue reading

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Venetian Moorings

Venetian Moorings is a larger painting of mine in acrylics on watercolour paper. I’ve worked on this Venice painting over a period of years. Inspiration Influenced by memories of a family holiday in Italy, my aim was to capture the quiet mood of … Continue reading

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