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The Alhambra, Granada

The fortifications of the Alhambra and the Palace, Granada with the snowy peaks of the Sierra Nevada mountains behind. This view was painted from the old Moorish quarter, the Albaicin on the opposite hill. The medium is watercolour The image size … Continue reading

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The Alhambra Palace and Sierra Nevada

There are not many places where you can paint palm trees and snow clad mountains in the same scene. Granada is one of them. This sunny spot in the Albaicin offers one of the best views of the Alhambra Palace … Continue reading

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Sierra Nevada from Salobreña with Almond Blossom

The first signs of spring in Southern Spain are the blossoms on the almond trees. I am currently painting a landscape with almond blossom from near my home in the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata, Almeria, which I will … Continue reading

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Lecrin Valley

This pastel painting is of the countryside in winter near Durcal in the Lecrin Valley just south of Granada. The Sierra Nevada is in the background. Olives and almonds in the foreground. The original painting, image size 450mm x 325mm, … Continue reading

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