Old Pipe works Haltwhistle Burn. pen and ink sketch en plein air
This sketch was done on a walk along Haltwhistle burn and gorge, the buildings are were they use to make clay drainage pipes for the land and other uses, the chimney is actually a remanant from the ols South Tyne Collery, it was a ventalatinon shaft, all of this burn and gorge used to be industrialised but has now gone back to nature. Haltwhistle is in Northumberland.
About the Artist
I have always loved the outdoors and have climbed and walked in various places in the world, after giving numerous slide shows and talks about my trips to raise money for charity, i realised the slides and photos did not do what i saw justice, so I decided to start trying to paint. I am self taught…View full profile