Oil paintings - both of imaginary scenes together with some real landscapes. Click on any image to see a larger version. Paintings marked "for sale" are available at Artfinder.com - click the "Follow me on Artfinder" link for further details.
The Cathedral Of Oputia
An imaginary scene - the view across the lake towards the cathedral. One of the landscapes of Oputia series. Painted with the palette knife.
Oil on canvas 30.5 X 40.75 cm Sold
The Quarry Garden At Scotney Castle, Kent
This painting shows a view of the quarry garden in the grounds of Scotney Castle at Lamberhurst in Kent, Spring colours and foliage..
Oil on canvas 45 X 55 cm For Sale
High Above The Town -The Best Place To Watch The Flying Cars
The title is an imagined line of text from an imagined adventure story - and the painting is the illustration of it - in some futuristic alternative universe.
Oil on canvas 30 X 40 cm For sale
After a recent painting trip to Brittany I have been working on a number of impressionistic canvases of some of the sights seen. This is in the busy harbour at Douarnenez, on a bright autumn day, painted with the palette knife in an impasto style.
Oil on canvas 25.25 X 30.5 cm Sold
Wadi El Seboua Egypt
One of many paintings made following a trip to Egypt. Painted in the studio from watercolour sketches made on site.
Oil on canvas 60 X 90 cm Sold
The Thinktank & The Statue Of Oputia
View across the plaza towards the thinktank, close by the statue of Oputia. One of the landscapes of Oputia series. I imagine postcards of this view will be available in a little shop in the corner of the square
Oil on canvas 46 X 56 cm For sale
Near La Truchere, Burgundy
This painting shows a view on a hot summer day in fields close to La Truchere in Burgundy..
Oil on canvas 25 X 35 cm For Sale
The Signal Station
The result is a kind of surreal impressionism, the combination of an "other worldly" subject painted with the classic techniques and vocabularies of landscape painting. The imaginary becomes real, reality becomes a little less sure of itself.
Oil on canvas 40 X 50 cm For sale
A Stormy Sea
Imaginary scene of a boat in a stormy sea, under an angry sky. Painted with the palette knife. This painting has been professionally framed - overall dimensions including the frame are are 41 X 51 X 3 cm. The dimensions of the stretched canvas are 35 X 45 cm. Painted with the palette knife.
Oil on canvas 35 X 45 cm For Sale
I have painted the gardens at Sissinghurst, Kent, many times. This painting captures a moment of dramatic sunlight amidst rain showers.
Oil on canvas 25 X 30 cm Sold
Shipwrecked! But Washed Up On The Shore
One of a series of paintings based on the idea that they are illustrations from unwritten stories. A boat wrecked on rocks in a storm - survivors on the shore. Painted in a free and expressive style in strong colour, mainly with the palette knife.
Oil on canvas 25 X 30 cm For sale
Temple Of Zeus, Euromos, Turkey 1
One of 3 studies of The Temple of Zeus at Euromos in Turkey. Painted in oils in an impasto style from watercolour sketches made on site. Professionally framed in an off-white box frame, ready to hang..
Oil on canvas 24 X 30 cm For Sale
The Ceremony Of The Paper Discs
If you were to have a ceremony involving brightly coloured paper discs - then this is how it would look. The people of Oputia having a jolly time.
Oil on canvas 50 X 60 cm For Sale
My Sculpture Garden
If I had a huge garden, in a canyon, by a river, I would fill it with statues and sculptures and this is how it would look as the sun sets
Oil on canvas 30 X 40 cm For sale
This painting was used in the book "Oil Painting Workshop" by Aggy Boshoff, published by Dorling Kindersley, to illustrate techniques of aerial perspective.
Oil on canvas 50 X 60 cm Sold
An imaginary landscape that references the work of the great 19th century romantics. Painted with the palette knife.