Week 33, 2017 Colour sketch challenge

Dunwich Heath After visiting just over a month ago when the heather was just beginning to flower I started to plan this sketch and sure enough 4 weeks later the heather is now in full flower. A short walk southwards up one of the paths to the top of the hill for this wonderful panorama […]

Week 27, 2017 Colour sketch challenge

Greyfriars Priory ruins, Dunwich The site of one the sketch a day sketches now part of the weekly challenge. The 13th century ruins sit inside a walled 7 acre enclosure with its 2 gateways. I was taken by the view through one of the windows.

Week 23, 2017 Colour sketch challenge

National Trust Dunwich heath A trip to Dunwich National Trust except this time looking northwards along the beach towards Southwold from the clifftops. Quite surprised that it was so windy and quite a challenge although worth just being there for all the Sand martins that were constantly flying past over the Bracken and Gorse. As […]

Week 7, 2017 Colour sketch challenge

Yet again my website has been hacked so I am re posting. Looking North from Dunwich On a crisp sunny February day still quite chilly. Two modern inshore fishing boat sit tethered on the beach looking towards Southwold. It was a great day and such a change from the weeks of grey days.

Week 2, 2017 Colour sketch challenge

Dunwich Cliffs again I have still been suffering with this virus and getting out to paint is difficult. I first tried the car park at Dunwich by the cafe and did have my paints out on the beach ready to start, but before I could I could see the snow clouds approaching from the North. […]