Wishing you all a happy New Year I hope you have had a great Christmas !
I haven’t posted in quite a while, So I thought it would be nice to start 2018 with some new blog posts showcasing some of my oil sketches done in the latter end 2017 in and around Stafford .
Chinese House – Shugborough
The Chinese House in the heart of the beautiful gardens at Shugorough Hall the ancestral home of Lord Lichfield . I was taken by the view with the autumn reflections in the water and the bridge. Painted Pleinair on a smal 10×8 board
Click here to read more about this amazing folly
We also have this pleinair sketch in a Art Greeting Card
The Victorian House – Stafford Castle
I love walking around Stafford castle normally with my little West highland Millie! on one of my visits I was struck my the Victorian house visible sitting snug amongst the autumn trees.
Painted Pleinair on a small board approx size 6 x 12 inch
Winters Light Walton -on -the Hill
oil on board
Just before Christmas saw us having snow ! I was very excited so I took my pleinair kit to the nearby fields to do a quick oil sketch of the late afternoon light
The view is towards the nearby village Walton -on the -Hill
This is a small Pleinair study approx 6 x 12 inch
Click here to read more about this historic village