Red Squirrel in Winter

posted in: Animals | 0

  Watercolour painting of a Cumbrian native Red Squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris). A favourite form of wildlife in Northern England these cheeky chappies learn to trust us and visit nut feeders but are an endangered species in serious decline. They are … Continued

Swaledale Tup

posted in: Animals | 0

  Swaledale tup (ram) sheep. Watercolour painting on Arches paper 40 x 40cm. Please contact Gillie for price.

Highland Cow Felicity

posted in: Animals | 0

  Cow from a pedigree herd of Highland Cattle. Watercolour painting on Arches paper, 40 x 40 cm. Please contact Gillie for price.

Talybont Welsh Ram

posted in: Animals | 0

                                                    A fine figure of a Welsh Talybont Welsh sheep, I saw at the Brecon … Continued

White Park Cow

posted in: Animals, Events | 0

One of the herd of beautiful White Park cattle at Chirk Castle (Castell y Waun) in Wales. Watercolour on paper 40 x 40cm.

Golden Plover (Pluvialis apricaria)

posted in: Animals | 0

Golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria) among spring gentians (Gentiana verna). This year I was lucky enough to see carpets of spring gentians for the first time, on Widdybank Fell, Teesdale. It was the perfect spring day with courting golden plovers overhead. … Continued

Gloucester Old Spot Sow

posted in: Animals | 0

This Gloucester Old Spot sow was very happy entertaining visitors and posing for photographs at Beamish Museum, when we visited. What a star – I knew I had to paint her portrait! Watercolour on Arches Aquarelle paper 40 x 40cm.