Hazelrigg, a Christmas surprise updated, Three Cliffs bay, Gower Peninsular, ‘Hazlerigg’.
Following and inquiry for a print, unfortunately not possible, I’ve updated this archive page and the linked ‘Further Reading,
My client Sue Rees wanted their family yacht, shown in a fresh breeze off a recognisable part of the Gower Peninsular, their home waters.
You can discover how ‘Hazelrigg’ was ‘done’ on the ‘Further Reading’ page, read on, enjoy.
Having visited and been given the rare privileged of a tour of the Royal Huisman yard back in 2011 I can assure you Vagrant could not be in better hands. See Vagrant off the Needles, only two copies left.
A portrait of an 80 ton sail training ketch sailing near Salcombe, off one of Devonshire’s two best known headlands.
By Gordon Frickers 40 x 61 cms (16″ x 24″), oils on canvas board, available, £1,200
Page including the sub page ‘Further Reading’, thoroughly updated.
As an artist, sailor and boat builder I have a long experience of working with professional sea people.
I am delighted to have played a small but significant part in the story of and saving for posterity of Tectona the ketch, the sail training vessel.
GordonFrickers C. V. / résumée, new texts, revised texts, new photos, a very unusual C.V./ #résumée, #Marineartist, page revised, updated, enjoy, https://www.frickers.co.uk/art/home-page2/gordon-frickers-cvresume/ …
2020 will see the biggest anniversary celebrations in the USA in our lifetimes. I have the honour to be appointed ‘Official Artist’ and an ‘Ambassador’ to ‘The Harwich Mayflower Project’, a celebration of the famous the voyage 1620 / 2020, that founded the modern United States of America. HMP invite you to discover more via their ‘Ambassador’, … Read more
A new Page consolidating and adding to various texts to make a history and account of a classic ship, closing with a very vivid account by the 3rd officer of Rajula, an eye witness, of one of the all time worst storms off the coast of India. https://www.frickers.co.uk/art/marine-art/shipping-for-the-professionals/the-british-india-collection/rajula-at-madras/rajula-at-madras-detail-2/rajula-at-madras-further-reading/ “Rajula” was a most remarkable … Read more
Trying to find the last info Peter Goodwin sent me about ‘Racehorse‘. The notes included some comments by Captain Frank Scott (grandson of ‘Scott of the Antarctic’ and a square rig master). Peter wrote recently “from Frank regarding my description of how the painting is being created is very pleased that you are creating a … Read more
A little announcement soon to be followed by a BIG announcement on another subject. I am pleased to report the glorious painting “Zeven Provinciën, & Youth Training“, a Dutch eighty gun Ship of the Line is to feature as part of an article in a coming edition of the esteemed naval magazine Warships International Fleet … Read more