Boats in Looe Harbour, Cornwall

A watercolour study of boats in Looe Harbour. Looe is a small town and fishing port about 20 miles west of Plymouth and is actually two towns (East Looe and West Looe) divided by the river estuary. East Looe is probably the more popular with tourists but beware of their seagulls here – some of […]

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Boats at Lyme Cobb

Here is my take on some of the boats moared up in Lyme Cobb – this particular piece inspired by the light as the Sun was just about to set over the nearby cliffs

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A view of Manarola, on the Cinque Terre Coast, Italy

One of a series of my painting from along the picturesque Cinque Terre ( or ‘Five Earths’) Coast in northwest Italy. The coastline here is rocky and rugged, with small fishing villages intermittently along it. Nowadays more of a tourist destination- but the local fisherman do still go out and well worth a visit. Also […]

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Boats at St Ives

One from the summer – a watercolour of fishing boats in St Ives harbour at low tide. If you can get the tides right, have reasonable weather and most important to actually find a parking space, then a walk around the harbour at St. Ives can be a pleasant experience -especially if it is followed […]

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Porthleven Harbour, Cornwall

My watercolour view of Porthleven harbour in Cornwall on a rather idyllic summers day. The small yellow hulled boat on the right of this painting – the ‘Sharon Tracy’¬† is also the subject of one of my other paintings. Both are also now available from my Etsy shop¬† at https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/OxfordArtist

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