Tug at Tilbury
A3 watercolour of a tug and tow entering Tilbury docks in the 1960s. I love theses old boats and the colours they have as they weather. The riggings are a bit wobbly due to a hand problem. I may add some gulls at some stage, but leaving it for now.
About the Artist
Paul (Dixie) Dean
I developed an interest in watercolour painting whilst recovering from a spinal injury . Started painting whilst laid flat on my back using a mirror, did it stop the OT pestering me, but it backfired. When I sat up had to start all over again as I was use to painting through a mirror. Stop painting…View full profile