The Mayflower

The Mayflower, off Rame Head, Plymouth, this fine painting has been a long haul completed today !🙂

The Mayflower
The Mayflower off Rame Head, Plymouth
63 x 40 cm (15 3/4″ x 25 3/4″) For sale, available, yours for 1,450 £.
The Mayflower of 1620 has to be one of the most influential ships in all human history.
Mayflower truly represents the best of the British and American idealism, courage and sense of adventure.

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Boeing 727

Flying up dated page completed, all the aviation paintings and stories. Boeing 727 landing at Heraklion, Crete”, 46 x 61 cm (18″ x 24″) and is the only aircraft painting still available via me or my website. This ‘housework’ was inspired by a request to use my aircraft painting for the title page of a … Read more

Drawing and design

Drawing the birth of a new painting, shown here for those of you who like to follow the painting process and progress. These drawings are concept sketches created while developing ideas with my client. You are witnessing the birth of a new painting, developing via sketches, a painting that is quite likely to become locally … Read more

Chester Prints

Chester prints

Chester prints, paintings and a civic reception remembered as we approach “the season of good will”.

Chester Town Hall

Here are some photographs some of which have never been see on Facebook before.

Chester paintings, a civic reception

This success story, a grand night out, shows what can be done by men of good will.

Prints are still available, ‘The Port of Chester 1863′,   76 x 1520 cm (2′ 6″ x 5′), has been sold to a private collection.

Chester paintings reception the sponsored buffet

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Sea Paintings

Sea paintings meaning water in all it’s elusive forms.

Sea painting is not easy and I’m sometimes asked “can you teach me to paint the sea?” so stand by, I’m writting a book about this, my life and adventures.
Sea Paintings
Sea Painting
This Beach painting, 38 x 48 cm (15″ x 19″) is available for £550.
Many people regard painting the sea as the ultimate painting challenge.
I’ll include many valuable hints and tips in the new book I’m writing now.
Beware, there is a lot of bad advice readily available in particular on the Internet.
You want to paint water, the sea and oceans?

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Tarn department (81), Gaillac, a change of scene today. 60 x 92 cm (24″ x 36″), available £2,000. > here bank to bank or with your credit card Purchase Now  < via Paypal, in any currency, or in instalments by arrangement, contact Gordon Frickers. Driving to one of my most favourite places, Gaillac. Wish you … Read more


Fog and sunrise a  view from my bedroom window this morning and typical of this autumn. The weather here this year has been quite unusual with this autumn most days, unusually mild, dry with foggy mornings and warm sunny afternoons. Climate change or just, unusual, you tell me?🙂⚓

Eleven Eleven

The eleventh hour of the eleventh day …

Lest we forget …
Plymouth Sound May 1942
I feel very privileged to have know many veterans and painted for some of them.
Hence this paintings tribute to all who served so we ca be free.
Especially to honour those who made the ultimate sacrifice and those who were crippled.
Eye witness, Convoy PQ19 attacked by JU 88’s

My Father and all my uncles served.

We were lucky, they all came home although two were in dreadful health having been prisoners of the Germans and Japanese respectively and a third, marked as dead.

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