Oil painting experiences, tips and advice.

Marys Bay

Marys Bay
Marys Bay Mary's Bay is a slightly rugged and sheltered cove along the Brixham Coast in Devon. I had visited here several times before and never se...

Decoy Park.

Decoy Park.
This was my first visit to Decoy Park with a group of painters. I set off walking around the lake, occasionally stopping to peer through bushes to ...

'Brixham Harbour' Oil on Board.

'Brixham Harbour' Oil on Board.
Brixham Harbour is a world famous fishing town with a 5:1 replica of the Golden Hind and a statue of William the 3rd, or better known as William of...

Dartside Quay.

Dartside Quay.
 I regularly visit Dartside Quay, a small harbour along the river Dart, tucked away at the head of Galmpton Creek with views accross to Dittisham a...

Painting in the rain and moving a forest near Berry Pomeroy Castle.

Painting in the rain and moving a forest near Berry Pomeroy Castle.
 'Pond Below Pomeroy Castle' oil on board. Purchase here.   When painting en plein air, it seems only natural to wait for the sun to come out and t...