A Field of Sunshine. (£99)

A painting from earlier this the Summer in France

A Field of Sunshine. Oil, 10 x 5 inches £99


Through the ferns to Willow Herb (£99)

It's that time of year again, when we see swathes of this beautiful plant in the hedgerows, commonly called Fireweed it's one of the first plants to appear after a forest or brush fire.
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Through the ferns to Willow herb. Oil, 8 x 6 inches. £99


Stream through the wood

I managed to find a place out of the sun in the woods to paint today but resisted the temptation to dangle my feet in the water. It's hot, and getting hotter!

A slightly larger oil painting -

Stream through the wood. Oil. £150


Beach Huts at Barton, £200

The beach and huts at Barton on Sea near Bournmouth on the South coast of England, in the distance to the right is the Isle of White, this year we've been blessed with plenty of sunshine, but the sea?...its freezing! A larger watercolour 12 x 16 ins

Beach Hutsd at Barton, 12 x 16 ins


Water under the bridge, Lower Slaughter, (£99)

I've held regular Summer exhibitions in the village hall here in Lower Slaughter, a beautiful and well kept village which is determined not to go the way of it's close neighbour one mile along the road.

Apologies for yesterday's spelling mistake, glad some of you are taking notice!

Water under the bridge, Lower Slaughter, Oil, 8x6 ins, £99


Beside the river, Boughton on the Water (£99)

Returning to a favourite subject in the heart of the English Cotswolds...

Beside the river, Boughton on the Water, Oil, 6 x 8 ins  £99


Summer Light, New Forest £120

Searching for suitable material in the New Forest I ventured up a long dusty track for about 1 mile until I couldn't go any further without 4x4 so turned about face and sat down to paint...

Summer Light, New Forest. 8 x 8 ins. Oil, £120. 


The Blue Tractors. £99

Trundling through the New Forest looking for subjects to paint the other day I caught sight of this track with rusting sheds and old tractors (paradise!) I couldn't resist so reversed the car and stopped the traffic.

The Blue Tractors, Oil. 5 x 10 inches. £99


Lymington Harbour. £375

I'm really enjoying the fine spell of Summer weather here at the moment and I guess places like Lymington will get very busy over the next few weeks as the season gets underway! I spent a peacfull couple of hours sitting on the edge of the harbour wall as the day's catch was unloaded.

Lymington Harbour, Watercolour, 50 x 36 cms. £375


The White House, Brockenhurst, £240

Out in the New Forest again today, spent a couple of hours on a painting that ended up in two pieces! I never like to end the day that way so drove on towards Brockenhurst and sat again to paint this charming white cottage on the edge of town

The White House, Brockenhurst
Watercolour, 12 x 16 inches. £240


On the Burley Road to Brockenhurst. £650

I spent an enjoyable few hours in the shade of an old tree while painting this large watercolour. I'm slowly gathering work for a forthcoming exhibition/competition inspired by the Forest and this will be one of the entries.

On the Burley Road to Brockenhurst


Cupfull of Daisies. £110

I spent the whole day at my parents house doing what you have to when age catches up! But at the end of the day after cycling to the shops and gathering these daisies on the way back, I managed some 'me' time...

Cupfull of Daisies
watercolour, 12 x 9 inches