Morning Haze over Sandown Pier
Continuing my testing of Jackson’s Artist oils. Painted thinly in two layers, using just a touch of cold-pressed linseed oil, on Jackson’s linen board 40 x 50cm. Reference from my plein air sketchbook of watercolour drawings done some time ago. As always with most of my work, I’m trying to capture the ambience and atmosphere of a place, rather than a static and accurate representation - one of the reasons I dislike copying from photographs, they can easily stifle any creativity.
About the Artist
Having studied fine art and graphics at both Stafford and Derby college, my career working as a graphic artist and latterly as editorial artist with Northcliffe Media Ltd, has kept me constantly in touch with all aspects of art and design. Painting mainly in oils, acrylics and watercolour, my…View full profile