France is easing out of lockdown. Roche-Bernard, here is a glimpse to share with you of Saturday evening out with my neighbour lovely Patricia, a retired seamstress. We were visiting La Roche-Bernard in Brittany near where I live. A stroll, coffee, cakes and later a beer with the cafés at Roche-Bernard, enjoy.
‘Lie said to Truth’, not one of my paintings, an exquisite work though. A painting with a story worthy I think of remembering. The Lie said to the Truth, “Let’s take a bath together, the well water is very nice. The Truth, still suspicious, tested the water and found out it really was nice. So … Read more
Lies adversely affect us all bringing ruin. . The lies that underpin antisemitism begin in the media, hence my post above and that’s where honestreporting.com are specialists who offer you guidance. Reading, recommending, helping HonestReporting is no longer just about helping Israel, it’s a way for you to help your own community back at home when faced … Read more
Brest 96, the fleet departing Painting at Brest, I’ve made a better quality photograph and tidied up the text for this website page, enjoy ! 40 x 58 cm (16″ x 23″), for sale, available, offers from £ 750. Brest 96, a painting made on location of the fleet as it departed Brest. One of … Read more
A splendid day off before sticking my nose back onto my keyboard. Beautiful warm sunny weather and lunch at Pipriac with delightful French friends. A French lunch usually takes 3 to 6 hours so it was evening before I went to La Roche-Bernard for the first post lockdown ‘gathering’ L’Assos Bernez, au Pisse Mémé ! … Read more
‘The White Ship’ in Charlestown, 48 x 61 cm (19″ x 24″)
I’m sometimes asked “how long did it take to paint?”
While I can a do make a painting at times in minutes The White Ship’ in Charlestown has been in production for 4 decades.
Good painting takes time, great painting takes longer.
If you want to commission one of my paintings, the sooner we start the sooner you will have a great painting.
Discover more by visiting my new page https://www.frickers.co.uk/art/marine-art/ports/charlestown/ , profit, enjoy.
A very unusual page updated to share with you today, ‘European Parliament Paintings’. The page is both a diary and a catalogue of a rather special exhibition by back in May 2011, invitation to the European Parliament, Brussels. I remain one of the very few artists invited to exhibit at the European Parliament, the … Read more