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Dancing the Flamenco – Mayte Beltran 2

Some more watercolour sketches of Mayte Beltran performing in Las Negras at our village fiesta. This time in her stunning red and black costume. The medium is watercolour The image size is 350mm x 200mm. The original painting has been SOLD. … Continue reading

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Dancing the Flamenco – Mayte Beltran

One of my favourite flamenco dancers, Mayte Beltran performed in Las Negras at our village fiesta last weekend. I am painting some watercolour sketches of her three routines. Here are my studies of her dramatic dance with a shawl. The medium … Continue reading

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Patio in Sacromonte, Granada

Wandering around the narrow, cobbled streets on the Sacromonte hill in old Granada I always come across little compositions which are a joy to paint. This colourful patio in front of one of the cave houses is typical. The decorations and … Continue reading

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The Square in Summer

Plaza Bib Rambla. I have painted this lovely square in the centre of Granada several times. At the heart of the “Christian” part of the city it is surrounded by beautiful 19th Century buildings and overlooked by the great Cathedral … Continue reading

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Sacromonte and the Alhambra, Granada

Painted from the Sacromonte hill looking across to the Alhambra and down towards the modern city with the hills behind. Usually artists paint the Alhambra from the Albaicin so they can capture the backdrop of the snowy peaks of the Sierra … Continue reading

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The Alhambra from the Albaicin, Granada

Another painting from my recent visit to Granada. The old, Moorish quarter of the Albaicin on the hill opposite the Alhambra offers endless compositions to paint and draw and I am always finding new ones on my visits to the city. … Continue reading

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La Iglesia de Santa Ana, Granada

Another painting from my recent visit to Granada. The lovely church of Santa Ana overlooks the Plaza Nueva in the centre of the old city of Granada. I think it looks best this time of year with the vibrant colours … Continue reading

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