Tag Archives: Las Negras

Ute’s Garden – Flowers and Pots

Another painting of my neighbour, Ute’s garden. This time I have taken a wider view as I wanted to incorporate her colourful flowers and interesting pots into the composition of this patio. As usual one of her cats was lounging … Continue reading

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A Country Lane in Spring, Las Hortichuelas

In this watercolour I wanted to capture the light and fresh colours of spring where I live. Because we had some heavy rain in January and February the landscape Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata this spring has been remarkable … Continue reading

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A Corner in Ute’s Garden

My neighbour, Ute’s cottage garden is looking beautiful at the moment. With her green fingers and artistic eye she has created a charming Andalucian garden around her traditional cottage. She has also collected bits of old furniture to compliment the arrangements … Continue reading

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Village Street with Cats, Hortichuelas

Hortichuelas is a little village just 2km inland from where I live in Las Negras on the coast. Earlier this week I walked around the village looking for rural scenes with wild flowers to paint but I found this composition in … Continue reading

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Fishing Boat at Las Negras

This is a view I see nearly every morning when I walk down to the village. A couple of weeks ago this attractive fishing boat, not from Las Negras, was moored for a few days in the perfect spot to make … 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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