A church porch at Aston Upthorpe, Southern Oxfordshire

Between them the adjoining villages of Aston Upthorpe and Aston Tirrod have three churches, all of which are quite distinct in character. This is a watercolour of the porch of All Saints Church, which is probably the oldest of the three.

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A watercolour sketch of Ewelme Church

A quick watercolour sketch of Ewelme Church, in Southern Oxfordshire. I’ve tried various sketches of Ewelme, but  have yet to produce a half- decent full watercolour. It is a lovely church – one of my favourites, but for some reason I find it difficult to do justice to it in paint If you don’t know […]

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Adderbury Church, Oxfordshire

This is my watercolour view of this imposing medieval church, which is set in the quiet Oxfordshire village of Adderbury. The church is often overlooked by visitors passing through the village but it is well worth a small diversion to explore both the church and the older part of the village. The church itself dates […]

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089 St Woolos Church, Newport

My view of  St.Woolos Cathedral, Newport. Gwent St. Woolos is situated on top of Stow Hill which overlooks the City of Newport in South Wales. According to legend the church possibly originally dates back to c.500 when it was founded by Gwynllyw, a local warlord and raider, The site is certainly an ancient one. Now […]

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St. John’s Church, Burford

St. John’s Church in Burford,  in W. Oxfordshire.  This is the view from outside the new Warwick Hall. This church is one of the top ten most visited churches in England, partly due to Burford’s popularity, but it is also an outstanding church in its own right. The interior of the church has a host […]

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