Climate change is real. While oceans are rising, rain is flooding and fires are burning, bringing misery to so many- it’s hard to feel our politicians are only motivated by ‘the economy’... #shorttermism
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I just hope future generations will be able to enjoy our beautiful planet. This painting went off to the framer today. Celebrating coast and the ocean that connects us all. I try to believe that most people care.
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You just have to keep getting out there- I started this one months ago as a plein air study but worked on it further in the studio this week. Getting towards where I want it to be...
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Is the tide sweeping in or racing out? Looking for that energy
Acrylic and a bit of collage on birch hardwood panel.
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I always like explorations of a place using collage to abstract the landscape. I did quite a bit of this on location in Cornwall and finished back at our cottage kitchen table. Don’t even ask about working with collage pieces on location... wind is never my friend! And I don’t want to be chasing bits of paper over the cliff edge! But looking forward to further explorations now at my studio with paint, inspired by my collage studies. ...

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I’ve so enjoyed walking along the Lungomare - the road goes all round the island of Ortigia. The magical light of Sicily is so glorious yet changes in an instant... I’ve climbed down a ladder to swim here and admire the fading patina of the buildings while floating in the languid Mediterranean waters. Perfect October weather, warm but not hot, ideal for painting outside! .
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@goldenpaints Acrylic and soft pastel on @cassart1984 300 GSM smooth watercolour paper
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