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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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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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Rincon de Bornos

A corner of a patio of the converted old mill of Bornos above the village of Las Negras near my home. A lovely subject to paint with many different tectures, the stone walls, metal bike and chimney, wooden doors and the plants. … Continue reading

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Puertas Rojas – Red Doors

I love painting the colourful patios of old cottages that I have come across in the towns and villages of Andalucia. Normally the windows and doors are painted blue or green as you can see from my other paintings. This house with … Continue reading

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Palacio de Generalife, Granada

Another watercolour of the Patio de la Acequia, this time looking towards the Palacio de Generalife, Granada, Spain. This was the summer palace and country estate of the Nasrid Emirs of Granada during the Moorish occupation. The Palace and gardens were built at … Continue reading

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Ute’s Patio

Another painting of the cottage and garden belonging to my neighbour, Ute. A romantic little corner so typical of southern Spain and in particular Almeria. The medium is watercolour The image size is 350mm x 250mm. The original is for … Continue reading

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