Spider Alley, dip pen ink and wash
This is a sketch of a footpath leading out of the graveyard of my local church of St Lawrence, the footpathh has been in use for as long as anyone can remember running between the fields and behind the vicarage. The gate and fencing are iron and very old they are now showing the ravages of time. I have always assumed its called spider alley because in Autumn when it was really enclosed with trees and bushes, it was always strung with cobwebs covered in dew which I showed my young daughter at the time how to collect on a circle made from a twig.
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