Veterans, The Stade, Hastings
Everything on and around The Stade, Hastings is fascinating. These old tractors that haul the fishing boats up the steep shingle beach are full of character. I saw this old man on the beach and tried to engage him in conversation while I made very discreet notes but he was more a grunter than a gossiper! Anyway, I got enough to put the idea for this picture together.
About the Artist
After art school in London I spent several years in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Busy jobs suspended my art side and eventually I left to devote more time to it. For the greater part of my art career I was one of the UK's leading military artists specialising in military dress through the…View full profile