Archive for the ‘Website News’ Category

Painting for master mariners

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

If the world of the master mariner and or marine painting interests you I think you will find two updated pages on  are worth checking out.

Glenorchy on the Thames

Glenorchy on the Thames


Three new pages

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Some feedback if you have the time free would be appreciated please.
Three new pages have been posted onto the web site
Can you ‘proof’ read them, test the photographs ‘pop’ up nicely and report back?
That would be very helpful and appreciated. (more…)

Update re: petegossprint mini web site and 'page 3'.

Friday, November 8th, 2013

Pete_Goss_and_GF_IMG_4233.JPG_wp.JPG  Thanks to a post by Pete Goss for his online followers and a full page about the picture in the Western Morning News (page 3)I have added the following to the dedicated petegossprint mini web site:  (more…)

Gordon Frickers résumé ~ "Why didn't you tell me…"

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

Gordon Frickers résumé has had new information and new pictures added.  Painting_the_Pyrenees__not_all_of_them___GF_IMG_1864_.jpg_wp.jpg

By way of introduction for those who don’t know of Gordon Frickers, his résumé is on

Gordon Frickers is special because: (more…)

Caring For a Watercolour Painting

Saturday, August 10th, 2013

Picture framing and print framing, an authorative article by Lisa Bonet has been included on our ‘framing’ page offering sound advice on Picture Framing, print framing and now thanks to Lisa, watercolour framing.

Relevant articles and adverts are welcome so with only minor editing here follows the Lisa Bonet draft (more…)

Prices ~ value for money

Friday, April 12th, 2013

Approximate Sizes and Prices

Approximate size Approximate size Prices from
cms inches Oils on canvas board
30×45 12×18 £500.00
40×60 16×24 £750.00
50×80 20×32 £950.00
60×90 24×36 £1,500
70×100 28×42 £2,000
75×122 30×48 £4,000

12 April 2013

RMS Titanic

Sunday, February 26th, 2012

RMS Titanic

Added a painting of RMS Titanic.

See: RMS Titanic

White Sunset at Sea

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

White Sunset at Sea

Added a painting, a haunting early evening semi abstract oil study, one of many, made from the studio window when Gordon Frickers lived behind the beach at Par, Cornwall.

See: White Sunset at Sea

Laperouse at Botany Bay

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

Laperouse at Botany Bay

Added a painting of the point when, by huge coincidence, Laperouse, on a voyage of scientific discovery, met the First Fleet in Botany Bay as it was about to move to Port Jackson and Sydney Cove.

See: Laperouse at Botany Bay

Dhow and Dolphins

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

Dhow and Dolphins

Added a painting that shows dolphins playing in the wake of a Sanbeq Dhow.

See: Dhow and Dolphins