Beyond The Ocean’s Waves

Beyond The Ocean’s WavesThis painting is inspired from looking out across the sea, taking in the view of the horizon, the sky, the land in the distance, the waves and the sandy beach in the foreground. It is part of a series called ‘Sky, Sea and Sand’. Painted with acrylic, it has areas of texture […]

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Out Of The Boat

Out Of The BoatWhilst admiring the dramatic effects in the sky by the coast one day, I was also taken with this view. In front of me were two boats resting on the beach, the stillness of the sea behind, yet clouds building in the sky overhead. The focus here is on the boats. It […]

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Mysteries Unknown

Mysteries Unknown As happens with some of my paintings, this painting has had a bit of a rework recently. With a textured surface and delicate tones over the top of some stronger, darker tones, this painting has a sense of mystery to it. Light pierces through giving a feeling of any darkness moving on. W […]

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November Light

November Light As sometimes happens to my paintings, this painting has been reworked recently. As the sunlight given off in November time may be a more gentle light than the bright light in summer time, this painting portrays the same subtlety. A combination of very gentle and subtle colours and delicate layers of paint achieve […]

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Peace and Tranquility

Peace and TranquilityThis painting is part of a set of works that were inspired by the Yorkshire Dales. One thing I noticed whilst visiting the Yorkshire Dales, was how peaceful and restful it was. This painting developed on reflection of this. The colours reflecting the fresh spring colours and the paint given free movement depicting […]

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Goodness and Love Will Follow Me

Goodness and Love Will Follow MeThis painting is part of a set of works that were inspired by the Yorkshire Dales. The colour palette depicts the effect of the light in the valley. A combination of texture in places and allowing the paint to move freely has given the painting its character and depth. It […]

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Light in the Valley

Light In The Valley This painting developed following being inspired by views and the effects of light in the Yorkshire Dales during springtime. Changing light at different times of the day caused views to change in appearance. As this semi-abstract painting depicts, in a moment in the day, the sunlight appeared to be caught in […]

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The Natural Beauty of the Yorkshire Dales

The Natural Beauty of the Yorkshire Dales – croppedHaving been inspired by the natural beauty of the Dales in Yorkshire, I decided to paint this particular painting using a limited palette and natural tones. Whilst there is some detail in the picture, it has been painted with a semi-abstract style. H 20″ x W 24″ […]

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Frost on the Meadow

Frost on the Meadow Painted on a deep edge canvas, ‘Frost on the Meadow’ was inspired by a view early on a winter morning. The painting, whilst painted in a semi-abstract style, shows the brightness of the sun rising above the mist and the tree line, just breaking through over a river and a meadow […]

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Marsh Grass and Reeds and Rushes Will Flourish

Marsh Grass and Reeds and Rushes Will FlourishPainted on a deep edge canvas, this painting was inspired by the sunlight breaking through the clouds and just above the trees on the horizon. The grasses around the water’s edge at the wetlands picked up the brightness of the light, bringing what looked like dead grasses to […]

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