Isles of Scilly, Cornwall – Oil on canvas, Sold, but I do have a few Limited Edition prints of this picture.
1943 HMS Charybdisfor & Limbourne were torpeded and sunk in the bay of St Malo. Charybdis lost 460 of her crew – the biggest single death toll in the English Channel. For Guernsey Post Ltd. 2003
'The trolley man cometh'
From my Blog -10/2/12 - The ‘little fella’ nodded off as we came over to Tesco’s this afternoon, so it was a good opportunity for a sketch in the car park. Which sounds odd, but I haven’t done one here for ages and I fancied doing another! It’s not at fi
‘Long Shadows on Woodbury Common'
From my Blog - 2/2/12 - Cold clear winters day, with the sun dropping away. Very cold sketching, but I always love this view, looking over the common to the hills and sea beyond. Over East Budleigh someone is having a bonfire with smoke rising. Now I’ll h
‘Down by the river at Topsham'
From my Blog - 15/1/12 - Quick visit down to Topsham (Devon) again, for a walk around the town and along the ‘Goat Walk’. As usual we go via the church and the long flight of steps, down to the river Exe. So that we can feed the ducks, swans, geese and pi
‘Warm Devon Breeze'
From my Blog - 14/6/10 - Windy day down at Budleigh Salterton, strong on shore wind driving in the waves onto the beach. With the sound of the under-tow moving the pebbles about. The sea is a disturbed sandy colour, with a few white horses. Also the sound
Devon, Cornwall and the sea remain my main inspirations. However, I also paint and draw as often as possible on locations from as far apart as the Isles of Scilly to the Orkney Isles. And whilst I'm traveling either by sail, bicycle or on foot, my sketch book is never far away.
At the moment, I am working on several commissions and another new set of stamps. Also I try to keep up my 'Sketching Blog' which I add to as often as I am able.
Please check out my website to see more of my paintings, illustration work and sketching blog. If you would like to commission a painting, contact me either by email or phone.