Return to Malta

HMS Illustrious in Malta 2012.
Comments

A superb painting of a great ship and a great place.

Really good Timothy

Love this Timothy, the more detailed picture of the ship against the looser buildings works so well....

Superb handling of the background Timothy and I love the touches of details in the helicopter and ship.

Thanks for the feedback; much appreciated

Beautiful colours Tim. I like the mix and tension between scenic history and metallic power.

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12/12/2019
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A watercolour painting of HMS Illustrious during her last visit to Malta in 2012 as her wartime predecessor forged strong links with the island during the Second World War. This painting was commissioned by the ships captain, Martin Connell (now rear Admiral).

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Tim O'Brien

I am a full-time artist, author and tutor. During my 39-year art career I have enjoyed working with a broad range of clients and subject matter (Landscapes, architecture, animals to transport - ships, cars and aerospace), having started out as a Commercial Artist in the world of advertising &…

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