Fishing Boat PZ86 at St. Ives Harbour

I’ve been sorting through some old photos of past trips to harbours around the UK andhaving a go at a sketch of one of the fishing boats at low tide in St. Ives harbour. This is the result. Also below is my initial sketch and first wash. It is all nothing too complicated but maybe […]

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Church Cove watercolour

Another of my landscapes today – this time a view of the small harbour inlet at Church Cove on the Lizard, Cornwall. This is one of those landscapes that I’ll probably be re-visiting, and there is some great views on this part of the coastline at the southern end of the Lizard Peninsula. Church cove […]

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Two boats at Sennen Cove, Cornwall

Another study of a couple of smaller fishing boats, pulled out on the slipway and next to the lifeboat station, with the old winding house in the background. In past times the winding house would have had a horse or donkey to walk the windlas around. Nowadays it is home to an atmospheric art gallery.

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Boats in Polruan dockyard

Another study of fishing boats in Polruan Dockyard on the southern coast of Cornwall. The same boats as another of my paintings ‘Polruan Boats’ as posted elsewhere on this blog but a little bit more sketchy and splashy. I liked Polruan – its on the quieter side of the estuary and sometimes the tramp of […]

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