Green

Prussian Green

Prussian Green

Some time ago I bought someones old collection of watercolour palettes (ice cube trays) with lots of paint still in them at a bargain sale. Of course I was not interested in the palettes, but the paint left in them. One of the colours I transferred to my pallette was Prussian Green – which I’ve […]

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Schoenies

Painting of the seaside at Skoenies

An oil painting of the ocean view from Schoenmakerskop (Schoenies), off the beautiful Port Elizabeth coastline. I actually took the reference photos back in 2008 and have been wanting to do a decent sea painting for a while now. It was a new challenge which I thoroughly enjoyed and certainly plan to do more in […]

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Zhangjiajie

2008 | Oil on Canvas | 750mm x 500mm

Zhangjiajie has recently become pretty famous for the scenery shown in the movie, Avatar, where they decided to erase the ‘bottoms’ of the quartz-sandstone pillars. Usually the mist/clouds cover the bottoms, but when I was there it was clear. In 1992 the area was made a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There were loads of tourists […]

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