Main Street, Ravenglass

Main Street, Ravenglass

It was on our schedule to visit now sadly postponed, but you're certainly creating a tempting image.

Bit different than most main streets but so appealing to us artists! I think you have caught the atmosphere well here David.

Handy campsite there too, goody. Will aim for it next year maybe

Thank you both for your favourable comments. Go there, you won't be disappointed. If you have a drink at the Pennington you can see a permanent display by the local professional artist, Mark A Pearce, Google his images - it's dramatic work in a variety of media, and he's a nice guy, rooted in, and inspired by, his environment.

Hang on Studio Wall

What gives Ravenglass it's unspoilt atmosphere - this is the end of Main Street. The tarmac finishes and you're on the shingle and mud of the estuary.

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David Whitehead

I have always loved the British landscape – walking in it, photographing it and now, since early retirement, painting it in watercolour. I prefer to paint in the field and have experienced all the difficulties the British weather can present to a painter, from the sun drying the paint on the…

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