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New Porthleven Paintings 3

The slipway at Porthleven harbour is a favourite viewpoint. In this version, I like the way the shadow on the slipway, thrown by the railings, draws the viewer down into the harbour and out past the lazy upturned dinghys basking on the wharf and the moored boats ready with their masts and rigging. 22 more words

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New Porthleven Paintings 2

For this second Porthleven painting (which is now with the Customs House Gallery), what initially drew me to the view was the combination of the iron strut straddling the harbour wall and the dynamic top line of the wall sweeping around the harbour towards the… 48 more words

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New Porthleven Paintings 1

I’ve been working on a series of paintings of Porthleven. I think they are about ready to go off to the Customs House Gallery… 92 more words

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46. Lizard to Porthleven

September 2011

A good thing with taking leave over a weekend is I can have more days walking with less days annual leave. The downside is that means I need to plan a walk on a Sunday, which can often be tricky with much of the public transport either not running at all, or running at a much reduced frequency. 3,197 more words