Sailing through the rainbow.


Terrific, and love the background story.

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As a full-time working artist, the 'pause' in my commissioned work during the lockdown has given me an opportunity to complete some unfinished pictures in the studio, including this one of HMS Ocean as it enters a squall near Cape Wrath. It is based on a view I witnessed when leaving the ship in April 2015 after spending some sea-time on board during Ex Joint-Warrior. Strapped to a safety harness, I took some photos from the open doorway of the Sea King helicopter before heading to Inverness airport.

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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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