A beautiful place, Newgale, Pembrokeshire, West Wales

A beautiful place, Newgale, Pembrokeshire, West Wales

Thanks very much Dennis. I'm treating it as a pre-sketch. I'll have a go at traditional media soon. And Carole S., I originally selected the reference painting for this and uploaded it by mistake, forgetting to delete it later. So sorry about that Carole but your comment was on the reference painting. My excuse, I was half asleep when I finished this at 4ish this morning.

I meant 'reference image', as it was from a photo not a painting.

We knew what you meant. This is lively and lovely. I look forward to the next version.

Love the way you have done the beach, the different tones suggesting the contours, ripples and dunes in the sand.

Thanks Fiona. Pleased you like it.

I hope you have noticed you have this in the gallery selection and another on Facebook.

That's ok Michael. Like your interpretation too.

Thanks Carole. Thanks Gudrun. I'm not on Facebook but wife is. I'll have a look.

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Digital sketch. Memories of Royal Naval Air Station Brawdy.

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Michael Mcmanus

I was born in 1946. In the 1960s and part of the 70s I was an airman in the Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm. I joined Durham Constabulary in 1971. In 1999 I retired from policing and began teaching sociology and criminology at Durham University with emphasis on policing and researching crime. I've just…

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