Category Archives: Uncategorized

Call Fuente, Alhabia

This is the only watercolour I have managed to paint during the last six weeks. This is the street through which you enter my little town of Alhabia and it leads into the main square, Plaza de la Constitución, which … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Calle de Ohanes

This is a watercolour painting of one of the narrow, cobbled streets in the little mountain town of Ohanes near my home in La Alpujarra Almeriense. The lanes in the towns and villages here, with their old cottages, flowerpots, vines and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Rincon De Terque

In my neighbouring village of Terque, in La Alpujarra Almeriense, is an old quarter with some beautiful houses known as casas monumentales which were built over 100 years ago when the area was prosperous  because of the wealth from the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Trabajando El Esparto

This lady was at the traditional crafts fair at my neighbouring village of Terque last Sunday. She was demonstrating the old craft of mimbre – making products from esparto grass. I asked her to pose for me as I thought … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Alhabia

This is the view of my nearest town, Alhabia, from the other side of the Rio Nacimiento. I like the contrast between the green, fertile valley below the town and the barren mountains behind. The image size is 350mm x … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A Lane in Laujar

My first painting in over two months. Since I moved house I have had little time as there has been so much to do on our new cortijo and the summer has been very hot, but there is plenty to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Girl with Cat

This is a pastel portrait of my 11 year old granddaughter Ellie. She has just been to stay with me for a week and I took the opportunity to create this portrait in pastels. I drew her holding my cat … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment