Raven Over the Honister Pass
Oil on canvas 50 x 40 cms. The Honister Pass is in the Lake District, connecting Borowdale and the Buttermere Fells and Buttermere Village. It's a striking, almost majestic valley, that really captures the imagination. You will often see a lone raven soaring on the wind high above the fells, frequently rising right in front of you as you walk the tops. It's a superb sight. I've painted this to go with my Kirkstone Pass piece and intend to cover all the passes of the Lake District.
About the Artist
Brian J Mackay
I'm a retired FE lecturer (62), having taught Marketing and Geography to Travel & Tourism students for twenty years or so, and I DO miss it a bit. My wife, Diane, is from Kendal, where she introduced me to the Lake District fells, tarns and lakes. They have been a source of inspiration for me (and…View full profile