Showing posts for 'nature'. Clear search

Tranquility

March 30, 2018 - Missed my visit to Finland this year... love the peace and tranquility of the high winter tree-lined fells. Came across...
Read the Full Post »

Happy New Year

December 31, 2017 - Wasn't a white Christmas this year, but it only missed by a few days. Woke up to this wonderful winterland view from my...
Read the Full Post »

Winter Snow

December 05, 2017 - I love the simple uncluttered beauty of a winter landscape... just like a fresh new canvas
Read the Full Post »

Minimalist landscapes

October 21, 2017 - I love the way the morning mist can reduce a colourfully detailed landscape into a monochrome minimalist canvas... the m...
Read the Full Post »

March of Winter

September 23, 2017 - As the nights draw in, and the weather turns... I always feel more inspired and motivated to record the natural landscap...
Read the Full Post »

Somewhere Over The Rainbow...

August 06, 2017 - Rainbow over the moors in Nidderdale, North Yorkshire...
Read the Full Post »

So much to see in Springtime

May 31, 2017 - Call of the great outdoors... less time spent in front of a computer screen and more time outside discovering the landsc...
Read the Full Post »

Lost lambs

April 14, 2017 - Two Spring lambs take comfort together. Springtime, North Yorkshire 2017.
Read the Full Post »

Dramatic storm clouds in Nidderdale North Yorkshire

March 05, 2017 - Lucky to catch the last rays of fading sunlight breaking through the storm clouds silhouetting a farmhouse on the hillsi...
Read the Full Post »

Umbria, Italy, 2016

October 16, 2016 - October storm light in Umbria, Italy.
Read the Full Post »

Turning of the Year

September 20, 2016 - After a long hot summer, the leaves are now starting to fall...
Read the Full Post »

Heart Of The Mountain

July 16, 2016 - I still have my head in the clouds... here's my latest abstract mixed media work entitled: "Heart Of The Mountain" explo...
Read the Full Post »

Fire At Midnight

June 03, 2016 - I am currently exploring abstract themes - steeped in the spirituality of nature - through a mix of photography and digi...
Read the Full Post »

Walking by moonlight

May 18, 2016 - My latest digital / mixed media work: "Enchanted Light"
Read the Full Post »

Brand New Day

May 13, 2016 - The weather's getting warmer with every "Brand New Day"... My latest digital illustration is inspired by that beautiful...
Read the Full Post »

Still painting by moonlight...

May 06, 2016 - Still finding inspiration to paint by moonlight... a few recent images
Read the Full Post »


Surreal Nature

January 14, 2016 - What if... Just started a new series of surreal nature - manipulated photographic concepts.
Read the Full Post »


Digital drawing - Winter (for a change)

November 07, 2015 - Love the way some of the larger oak trees around here in North Yorkshire retain their leaves well into the depths of win...
Read the Full Post »

Abstracts in Nature

October 14, 2015 - Photographic experiments using naturally found abstract shapes and textures.
Read the Full Post »

Autumn - almost forgotten

August 01, 2015 - I have to admit that I spend a lot of my time inspired by and depicting one season in Nature above all others (Winter! -...
Read the Full Post »

Favourite tree

July 23, 2015 - Taken plenty of photographs and made several illustrations based upon this tree over the years... so here's a b&w tribut...
Read the Full Post »

Wing and a Prayer

July 13, 2015 - Work in progress experimental abstract collage "with wings"
Read the Full Post »

Whatever happened to Spring?

May 06, 2015 - The rain's coming down and the wind's howling around the hillside... I thought Spring had arrived... oh well... back to...
Read the Full Post »

Drawing Board

April 20, 2015 - So I put down my paint brushes and picked up my pencils again... only... they're a bit like the sorcerer's broomsticks..
Read the Full Post »

Goodbye Winter (for another year)

March 31, 2015 - Enjoyed some fabulous winter scenery here in the Yorkshire Dales this year... I guess it's time to say goodbye until nex...
Read the Full Post »

Full Moon Rising

February 21, 2015 - An artistic impression of moonlight through Winter birches. Started out life as a gouache painting onto a gold painted b...
Read the Full Post »

Choose your weapons

January 28, 2015 - Spent the past month experimenting with a variety of drawing, watercolour, gouache, photography and digital painting and...
Read the Full Post »

Northern Exposure

January 10, 2015 - Living on an exposed hillside in the North Yorkshire Dales can be entertaining this time of the year: trees uprooted and...
Read the Full Post »

Star Tangled

January 03, 2015 - One of my very first artistic inspirations as a young child was wax scratch (blocks of coloured wax rubbed onto paper, t...
Read the Full Post »

Beneath your feet...

December 29, 2014 - Out walking in Winter across the moorlands here in North Yorkshire, it's so easy to get distracted by the majestic long...
Read the Full Post »