Week 12, 2017 Colour sketch challenge

Martello Tower Aldeburgh After about half an hour I realised that today’s choice of location was not too smart with a stiff wind straight of the sea. However I walked all round the Martello towers and on the far side it far more sheltered and felt much warmer. But I couldn’t find a better view […]

Week 11, 2017 Colour sketch challenge

Aldeburgh beach A really pleasant day on Aldeburgh beach with one of the inshore wooden boats IH38 that sits outside the White lion. Nice to chat to so many people who came to see me whilst I painted having recognised me after the Look East article during the week.

Week 10, 2017 Colour sketch challenge

Looking towards Southwold I have always liked this view and sketched it many times. The view is from the Blackshore looking up towards the town looking up the creek at the back of the caravan site. Despite the temperature being a little higher today (around 10C) it was still not warm sitting on the steps […]

Paintings delivered

New exhibition paintings The following paintings have just been delivered to Sea Pictures gallery for the forthcoming SEA NATURE III exhibition. The exhibition begins next Saturday the 11th March 2017. http://www.seapicturesgallery.com/exhibitions-programme-2017/

Week 9, 2017 Colour sketch challenge

Rainy Southwold sea It is when you look at the forecast for the rest of the week and realise that you may be caught out in the rain. An early morning sketch down on Southwold seafront on Thursday as Fridays and Saturdays forecast were very poor. The sea is still very grey at the beginning […]