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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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Calle en el Casco Antiguo, Almeria

The old quarter of Almeria City below the Moorish castle, the Alcazaba, is a maze of narrow streets with attractive old buildings painted in bright colours. Here and in the neighbouring gypsy quarter, La Chanca, there are numerous interesting street scenes which provide … Continue reading

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San Luis, Granada

I last painted this seen of the old church of San Luis and the aljibe in Sacromonte, Granada five years ago. That painting was quickly sold but the image is still on line and it has been viewed thousands of … Continue reading

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Calle Soleada

Calle Soleada, Sunny Street. I saw this composition in a street in Agua Amarga, the next village up the coast from Las Negras where I live in Almeria, Spain. It was quite a challenge to paint, particularly to recreate the light … Continue reading

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Rincon del Gato, Albaicin, Granada

I thought I would paint a few smaller watercolours of Granada which I can offer for sale at a more affordable price. Here is the first one. I have called it Rincon del Gato (Cat’s Corner). It is of one … Continue reading

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An Alley in the Albaicin, Granada

The old, Moorish quarter of Granada, the Albaicin, needs to be explored on foot. Even the widest of the cobbled streets can only cope with one way traffic. By walking up and down the steep lanes though you will come across … Continue reading

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Shops in the Albaicin, Granada

My previous painting of Granada was of the street and church, San Gregorio. Leading up from the Gran Via to join this street at the little square beneath the church is this colourfull street, Calle Calderería. It is lined with … Continue reading

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