A Secluded Cornish Cove.
Oil on MDF board 20 x 20in. Painted this week in the studio from imagination, but with memories of Cornwall in mind, which has always been a great source of inspiration over the years. I’ve deliberately left the distant sea blank, resisting the temptation to drop in a couple of yachts as I so often do. It’s so easy to start filling in all the spaces, it doesn’t always help and can distract the viewers eye. I couldn’t resist adding a group of small shrimping boats though, they helped balance the composition as well as adding some interest. Another for this year’s TAPC Open.
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