The Sea of Tranquility (July Challenge)
Oil on canvas 50 x 40 cms. New painting which attempts to show a calm and serene sea. I seem to have spent an age painting tempestuous seas so I thought I'd try a calmer version. Strictly speaking, the sun isn't quite in the right position for the north east coast, being a little too far over to the left. At this time of year, and this time of day, it would be barely visible on the right hand side of the painting. Just saying.
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