Oil on canvas 50 x 40 cms. I was back in the north east a couple of weeks ago and took 57 photos of the most inspring seas off the coast at South Shields. This is one of a series of four (three almost completed) and it shows the conditions on the day. It was absolutely glorious watching the waves roll in, so much so that I wanted to paint there and then, even though the wind was howling. I think this one is finished, although I could add some highlights and a few distant gulls. Not sure if I shouldn't just call it done.
About the Artist
Brian J Mackay
I'm a retired FE lecturer (63), 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