Tag Archives: Cabo de Gata

La Ermita Del Fraile

I visited Cortijo del Fraile last week and was pleased to find that some restoration work to preserve the old Ermita has been done by the owners and the bell tower is no longer about to collapse. There has been … Continue reading

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La Isleta Del Moro

The British couple, who  commissioned my recent pastel of Las Negras for their villa in Desert Springs, asked for another Almerian coastal scene to hang with it in the same room so I painted this view of La Isleta del Moro … Continue reading

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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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Playa de los Muertos

Playa de los Muertos, Beach of the Dead, is the last beach at the northern end of the coast of the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata. It is located between Agua Amarga and Carboneras, about 25 minutes drive from … Continue reading

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Agua Amarga and the coast of the Parque Natural

A craft shop in Agua Amarga, a small, pretty resort on the edge of the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata and the next village up the coast from Las Negras where I live, has asked if they could sell … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Blue

My latest painting and back to my old style of more detailed work which I think suits this subject. This entrance to a property in my village, Las Negras, epitomises the Mediterranean. The sun-blistered blue door, the sharp shapes and … Continue reading

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