Red Kites over West Wycombe hill
Watercolour of the church and mausoleum on West Wycombe hill, the hill is owned and managed by the NT . I occasionally work there with a team of Volunteers Rangers that I manage . The hill is chalk and is a SSSI chalk grassland, inside the hill infamous Hell Fire caves. The large tree around the church is a mix of different conifers and some old large yews . The church was built with the ring of a Iron Age hillfort . The Red Kites are very common in the Chilterns and all around the area.
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