Sunday, 4 December 2016

'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.





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





This larger painting is currently at the framer's.

'Porthmeor, Tail End of a Rainbow' oil on hardboard, 20.5 x 19 cm.





As are the next two paintings, waiting to be mounted....

'Godrevy from Nearby' oil on board, 9.5 x 18 cm.





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





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.





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





And the following paintings will be delivered to Art Space Gallery sometime during the next week. 

'Wild Westerly' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.





'Water Residue, Tide Out' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.





'Some Fine Weather, Porthmeor' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.





'Shower and Tide Coming In' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.





'Wild Walking on the Beach, oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.


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

Friday, 11 November 2016

'Coast, Autumn Weather' and other small paintings in oil....



At last, my blog is up to date!

These first three paintings are displayed at Art Space Gallery, St Ives



'Low Tide Contemplation' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.





'Sky Bright Seascape' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Coast, Autumn Weather' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.





'Shore Rollers' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm

(until 22 November 2016)






'Godrevy Lighthouse, Across the Bay' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD  





'A Day of Promise' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD





 'Recalling Summer' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm. SOLD




The following paintings are mounted and can be found in the browsers
at St Ives Society of Artists Mariners Gallery



'When You Paddle' oil on board, 11.5 x 26 cm.




'Storm and Sunbeam' oil on board, 10 x 18 cm.




'Washed Clean' oil on board, 10 x 13 cm.




'Cove and Coast' oil on board, 9.5 x 12 cm.



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

Friday, 21 October 2016

'Big Summer Surf' and other small paintings on board....



So long since the last post!!
And now it's autumn, click the link to read John Keats poem in full 

Here's a selection of new and not so new works completed in the last couple of months.  The unsold paintings can be found at Art Space Gallery, St Ives



'Big Summer Surf' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Rain and Sun on the North Coast' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Meeting of the Elements' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD




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





'Porthmeor Chill' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'The Bay' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Swells and Turbulence' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Squall from the North' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Full on Ocean' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Autumn's Here' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD




'Porthmeor Power' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD




'Wet Sand and Godrevy Lighthouse' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD




'A Good Place to Be' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD




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

This painting is currently on the wall at St Ives Society of Artists Mariners Gallery.

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

Friday, 9 September 2016

St Ives Society Square Deal + Donated Picture Show, Saturday 10th September, 2016.


Members work on 10" square canvases all at £50, plus a selection of donated works at commission free prices.  View the square canvases during opening hours on Saturday 10th September, 2016 and buy your favourite from 5 pm on the same day!  Come early as this event is extremely popular and there's a great selection to choose from this year, with something for every taste. 



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

Tuesday, 9 August 2016

New paintings for August and some from July..

Summer, such a hectic, busy time here in St Ives, no complaints though, there's been enough sunshine to keep everyone happy!

On the personal news front:
All six of the artworks painted with submission to the annual ING Discerning Eye Exhibition in mind are now at the framer's.  There's still time to enter, click the link to find out more.

The Rotary Club of St Ives popular fundraising exhibition of donated postcard sized art is a high point of the annual St Ives September Festival and my contribution is already in the hands of the organisers.

The ever popular Square Deal Show at St Ives Society of Artists Mariners Gallery is another unmissable September Festival event.  I have my blank canvas, it's unwrapped and a start on it will be made very soon - just need to think about what to paint!
Again, click links to access more info.  


Here's some new work - the following four paintings will appear at Art Space Gallery, St Ives very soon.



'Limpid Sea Pool' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Low Tide Rocks, Surf Shadow' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Sky Reflection and Rocks' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.
Didn't sell before, let's see if it does now it's been reworked?  Never give up! SOLD





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





'Race You to the Sea' oil on board, 10 x 16 cm.
This painting will soon be delivered to the framer's for mounting.




The following paintings are already at Art Space Gallery, St Ives.



'Sunshine, Incoming Tide' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Cornish Cove, Surf, Sun' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





'Sunny Northerly at the Cove' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD




'Cornish Beach, Summer' SOLD





The following are on display at St Ives Society of Artists Mariners Gallery.



'Porthmeor Magic' oil on board, 13.5 x 13.5 cm.  SOLD





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





'Breakers and Breeze' SOLD






'Sun Tipped Surf, Porthmeor' SOLD



At the framers......



'Porthmeor, Rain or Sun'
oil on hardboard, 13.5 x 19 cm.





'Force of Nature, Here it Comes' oil on board, 26 x 11.5 cm. SOLD





'Gowna Amidst Surf' oil on board, 10 x 15 cm. SOLD




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