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Porthmeor Rain

Forgot this painting when posting yesterday!  Rendered in oil on board, it's roughly A4 in size and when mounted will also be placed in one of the browser boxes at St Ives Society of Artists.  SOLD

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  1. Love the atmosphere you've captured!

  2. Beautiful colours and atmosphere. Makes me want to try and paint in oils. LOL Been looking around the open studios here in Cambridge, which was very stimulating and inspiring. :-) xo

  3. Your painting makes me long to return to that lovely place.

  4. Thanks Julie, Jan and Sybille - Valerie, you must come back soon!! x

  5. Beautiful. Can almost smell the air and hear the waves when I look at this.

  6. You have captured every element so beautifully L. x

  7. I love that one! I can almost hear the sea ...

    Pomona x

  8. Cathy, Viv and Pomona thanks. Conditions are very quiet here at the moment, close and a bit 'muggy' with no surf at all. Lovely sunset tonight though. x

  9. you are so's beautiful

    wish i could see it in person

    kary and teddy

  10. Thanks Kary - lovely evening here at the moment. Quite breezy though. x

  11. Just perfect missus-I just adore your colours and technique! x

  12. Thanks Mimi - hope that you're having fun where you are. Don't work too hard! x

  13. Beautiful work Lesley, shall look forward to seeing it in person very soon x

  14. Thanks Carolyn - actually, 'Porthmeor Rain' might now be destined for the browser at St Ives Arts Club, because there's an opportunity to exhibit from 31 July - 6 August. I'll be showing with Angela Garner and Jo Hamilton-Jones. x

  15. PS Hope that you start to feel much better soon. x

  16. that's a wilder sea than you usually paint and you've captured it's 'mood' very well~!


  17. I do like the sea in this picture - I can just hear it swooshing around!

  18. We've had some unseasonably wild weather this week! Strong winds and lots of white water - more like January than July. I'm so pleased that the sun has just started to come out again. Thanks Libby & Gilly. x


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