Surviving in the pennines
My own view on this piece is its got a John Blockley feel to it? I would be interested to read what viewers think. The title is in a sense a double entendre in that the farmers struggle to survive but also the wind swept hawthorn is clinging on against extreme elements.
About the Artist
I was born in Wakefield West Yorkshire and lived in that area most of my life. I moved over the border in to Lancashire (only just) in 2011. My family and my job have been priorities but I have managed to draw and paint since I was a child. For a short period I was the Chairman of Wakefield art…View full profile