Category Archives: Extreme Sketching

All At Sea : July 2012 Painting of the Month

Historic Rivalry – J-Class Yachts Ranger & Hanuman, 200924 x 40 inches / 60 x 100 cm The last week in June saw the first gathering of the fabulous J-Class yachts in British waters since the America‚Äôs Cup Jubilee in … Continue reading

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Diamond Jubilee Pageant: June 2012 Painting of the Month

The Procession of the Diamond Jubilee Thames Pageant, 2012 24 x 40 inches / 60 x 102 cm Not being a person who likes to miss out on a spectacle, I was thrilled to be able to witness at first … Continue reading

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September Painting of the Month: “Pendennis Cup, Falmouth – Mariquita & Mariette”

August is holiday time. Time to get away from it all. Here in England much of the population rushes lemming-like to the coast, enduring serpentine traffic-jams in overloaded cars, greasy egg sandwiches and warm fizzy drinks on the way. The … Continue reading

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April Painting of the Month – Ranger and Windrose chasing Velsheda

The Caribbean reagatta season begins in earnest this week, with the first gun of the St Barths Bucket on Friday 25th March. Fabulous superyachts shaking out the caution of winter for an exuberant, competitive and often dangerous melee in the … Continue reading

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AN ARTIST’S IMPRESSION – SuperSail World

12 SuperSail World 1.5mb ‘Alexander Creswell chased the fleet of glorious classic yachts at the Pendennis Cup in Falmouth to capture the action at close quarters in chalk and charcoal. He offers his own particular perspective on the racing:’ PENDENNIS … Continue reading

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Extreme Sketching:

My Drawing Machine in action!

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