Falmouth Docklands

Falmouth Docklands
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Wow, what wonderful use of colour

I like this, especially the subtle colour scheme of ochre and violet which shows your limited palette worked well. It has a strong design with a Thirties feel which also reminds me of Frank Brangwyn and Leonard Richmond.

Superbly painted.

Superb piece, with excellent composition, brushwork and palette.

Just lovely.

Excellent painting and painting really well

Another wow from me Les, wonderful palette and subject.

Lovely work Les.

I love the colours that you have used

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23/03/2021
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This image is inspired in part by the landscape of Falmouth but also by a number of different artists. They include Norman Wilkinson who designed many railway posters with an industrial feel probably due to his interest in ships and a more contemporary artist Tony Williams. Trying to capture early morning light which forced me to think about limiting my pallet to just five colours. Its in acrylics and would probably been better in oils.

About the Artist
Les Trewin

In the early 80's I attended Falmouth School of Art where I attained a degree specialising in Print Making. After graduating I continued to study and a few years later graduated as an Art Therapist holding a number of positions before finally becoming Director of Mental Health Services in a nearby…

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