Tixall Gatehouse from the Towpath.
Watercolour on Turner Grey paper, 11 x 15''. This 16C landmark, just a few miles from my home was once visited by Mary, Queen of Scots in 1586 where she spent two weeks, shortly before her execution. I have climbed the turrets many times to view the countryside in my earlier years, now fully restored to its original glory.
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