Tag Archives: Devon

Award Winning Miniature Painting

I am pleased to have received photographs of my certificate and trophy after winning the DAS Centenary Award for Miniatures at the society´s summer exhibition. The pictures show the photographs together with my winning entry. The trophy was first introduced … Continue reading

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Award Winning Painting

I have just heard from the organisers that my painting in the photograph on the left has won the DAS Centenary Award for Miniatures. The juried competition was held at St.Anne´s Hall, Babbacombe, Torbay, Devon. There were several hundred paintings … Continue reading

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Collecting Material for new paintings

I have recently returned from a trip to Devon where I was able to collect material for new paintings. We stayed at a hotel in Torquay and took day trips to various locations on the coast and on the moors. … Continue reading

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Acrylic Painting of North Devon Coast

After many long sessions I have finally managed to complete this painting of a North Devon coast. I enjoyed every minute of it. Nature has created a beautiful rock formation which presented itself in a wonderful light. The seagull gives … Continue reading

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New Seascapes – Gallery Update

Preparing for my exhibition with the Devon Art Society I have created a couple of new seascape paintings. My website has been updated accordingly. One of the new paintings shows a tall ship cruising near the coast with the sun … Continue reading

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Upcoming Exhibition in Devon

At the end of July I will be submitting work to the Devon Art Society´s summer exhibition. It will take place at St. Annes Hall, Babbacombe Rd, Babbacombe. It will run from Sat 30 July through Sun 14 August. There … Continue reading

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House and Gardens – Acrylic Painting

This acrylic painting on Hahnemuhle bamboo paper 30x40cm shows the house and gardens at Coleton Fishacre in Devon, England. The original art work has gone to one of the Devon Art Society´s exhibitions. You will find more of my landscape … Continue reading

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Attacked by Seagulls – Acrylic Painting

Can you be attacked by seagulls in your studio? Yes, you can. You would expect it to happen during an en plein air session, but indoors? Seagulls can spoil an afternoon when you are hit by droppings as they fly … Continue reading

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Hound Tor Cows – Acrylic Painting

This acrylic painting on Daler Rowney acrylic paper 21x30cm shows cows resting at Hound Tor on Dartmoor in Devon, England. The original has gone to one of the Devon Art Society´s exhibitions. You will find more of my landscape paintings … Continue reading

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Nine Paintings added to Website

Having been quite busy recently I have now added nine new landscape paintings to my website. There are Devon landscapes and imaginary ones. Most of them are in acrylics but there is an oil painting too. Some have already got … Continue reading

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