From the Church towards Sandon Hall.

From the Church towards Sandon Hall.

Beautiful Alan what a place

Super sketch, Alan.

Great monochromatic painting with beautiful light and shadow. A lovely part of the country to live in Alan.

I like monochrome pen and washes and this is a perfect one Alan. Great!

Another good monochromatic painting, Alan.

Good job, very effective.

I really like these toned sketches Alan, this is wonderful!

Lovely tonal painting Alan.

another lovely drawing Alan

This is a wonderful series Alan.

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A4 acrylic ink on Strathmore 300gsm Tan paper. Single colour again with tones. I’ve drawn the hall on many occasions and in some detail, once as a commission from the late Lord Harrowby. Much easier from this distance of course! Part of a series that I started a few weeks ago, featuring local places around my area. Sandon Hall is the ancestral home of the Earl’s of Harrowby, and is situated virtually on my doorstep!

About the Artist
Alan Bickley

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…

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