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'Inviting Breakers' and more small paintings on board...

Such glorious weather in St Ives today, in fact, the weather has been good all week - what a difference it makes.  Trees are bursting into life and bright mornings are full of birdsong.
Here are my latest paintings.  They can be found at Art Space Gallery, St Ives right now.


'Inviting Breakers' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.




'Surf, Wind and Some Blue Sky' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD




'Windless Porthmeor' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. 




'Seascape, Special Light' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD




'Blue Sky, Godrevy Lighthouse' oik on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD





'Lively Seascape' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Cold, Bright Beach' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD






'Sand Channels' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD




Click pics to enlarge.  Copyright Lesley Ninnes St Ives, Cornwall.
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'Island Side Rivulet' and other small paintings in oil.....

It's April! New work to start the month and I think I've managed to find a fairly straightforward way to straighten, crop, adjust colour and exposure and resize artwork images, using a combination of Google Photos and PicMonkey.  For the first time since acquiring the new desktop computer, posting to my blog has been stress-free.


The first three square paintings are already on display at
Art Space Gallery, St Ives and the fourth soon will be.


'Some Light Left at the Beach' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.




'Windswept Beach' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.




'Porthgwidden Surf' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD




'Island Side Rivulet' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD





The next painting will eventually be mounted and delivered to St Ives Society of Artists Mariners Gallery

'Wave Wash' oil on board 9.5 x 13.5 cm




'Godrevy Squall' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD




'Sun and Onshore Breeze' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD




'Porthm…

'Coastal Showers' and other small paintings

There's been a bit of a lull when posting to the blog, because of having to adapt to a new desktop computer and finding ways to edit photos without Microsoft Picture Manager and Picasa.  I don't mind admitting it's been a real nightmare!  Sure to get easier (hopefully) and here are some new paintings for March. 

The first two artworks below will soon be exhibited  at Art Space Gallery, St Ives.

'White Cloud Space' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD



'Racing Waves' oil on board. 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'As Far As The Eye Can See' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.
Currently exhibited at St Ives Society of Artists, Mariners GallerySOLD






'A Sort of Calm' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD
Currently displayed at St Ives Society of Artists, Mariners Gallery



Currently at Art Space Gallery, St Ives.


'Surf Glow' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD






'Coastal Showers' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD




'Breaker Pools' oil on board, 13.…

New works 2017

New work for a new year and we've enjoyed some sunny days here in St Ives.  January has been a fine month so far.


PAINTINGS
The first three are already framed and displayed at Art Space Gallery, St Ives although the Gallery will be closed from 4pm this Sunday 22nd January (for it's annual spring clean and repainting) until Wednesday 1st February.

Below, the painting (and the next) were started early in December, 2016 and completed in the early days of 2017.

'Porthgwidden Beach View' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD



'A Good Day, St Ives Bay' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD




Here's the first of 2017...



'Porthmeor, Tide's In', oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD



The next paintings are as yet unframed and will appear in our newly spic and span gallery when it reopens!



'Unpredictable Porthmeor' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.




'Beach Life' oil on hardboard, 20.5 x 12 cm.  SOLD




'Beach Reflections and Breeze' oil on board, 1…

Merry Christmas.....

Merry Christmas Everyone



Thinking as always at this time of year of those didn't make Christmas 2016, many unique individuals who were loved in life and are missed now, who live on in the collective memories of families, friends and all who knew them. xxx

Mounted originals

Left to right 'A View for All', 'Gentle Breakers, Porthmeor', 'Godrevy Nearby'
Front 'Winter Seascape Panorama in Miniature'.
Delivered to St Ives Society of Artists Mariners Gallery yesterday.




Click images to enlarge.  Copyright Lesley Ninnes St Ives, Cornwall

'Porthmeor, Tail End of a Rainbow' in the frame

The painting on hardboard (below) appeared in the previous post. Here's what it looks like in its pristine bespoke frame. 


'Porthmeor, Tail End of a Rainbow' White painted wood frame, 36 x 35 cm. SOLD




Click photo to enlarge.  Copyright Lesley Ninnes St Ives, Cornwall.

'Wild Walking on the Beach' and other paintings on board

And then it was December! Time flies that's for sure!  Here's some new work, it's been such a pleasure to spend some uninterrupted, quality time, painting ☺

The first two paintings posted are framed and already at Art Space Gallery, St Ives

'Surging Sea' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD




'Confronting the Surf' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD




This larger painting is currently at the framer's.
'Porthmeor, Tail End of a Rainbow' oil on hardboard, 20.5 x 19 cm.  SOLD




As are the next two paintings, waiting to be mounted....
'Godrevy from Nearby' oil on board, 9.5 x 18 cm. SOLD




'Winter Seascape, Panorama in Miniature' oil on board, 13.5 x 4 cm. SOLD




These two rectangular paintings have only recently been completed and will be delivered to the framer's soon, to be mounted.
'Evening at Porthmeor' oil on board, 10.5 x 9. 5 cm. SOLD




'Among the Rocks, Porthmeor West' oil on board, 13.5 x 10 cm.  SOLD




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