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Rhossili Cliffs & Worms Head, Gower

The precipitous cliffs at the western end of the Gower Peninsula near the village of Rhossili. What is known locally as ‘the Worm’ is from the Old English ‘wurm’ meaning dragon, and is a mile-long promontory jutting out into the Bristol Channel. It … Continue reading

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Three Cliff Bay & Cefn Bryn

I was attracted to the white silhouette of this impressive lump of carboniferous limestone which constitutes the first and biggest of the three cliffs of Three Cliff Bay. Beyond is Cefn Bryn the more than four-mile-long ridge that forms the … Continue reading

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Pobbles Beach, Gower

Looking down at Pobbles Beach near Three Cliffs Bay – one of my favourite Gower beaches. A small 8inch square oil painting finished today. I was in two minds whether to include a couple of figures on the beach; in … Continue reading

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Fishing Boat off Oxwich Bay

Painted on a  hot steamy August afternoon from Oxwich Point looking towards Pwll Du Head, Gower. There’s thunder in the air! Another small 8-inch square oil painting on canvas board.

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Thurba Head, Gower

Looking down from the coastal path at the eastern face of Thurba Head, the precipitous lump of rock that dominates the Swansea end of Mewslade Bay, Gower. There is an Iron Age hill fort on the summit and also an ancient lime kiln. A small … Continue reading

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Towards Oxwich from Pennard Cliffs, Gower

This is a second painting of a subject posted previously. 30cm square oil painting.

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Towards Oxwich, Soft Winter Light

This painting has been around for a while. I’ve just picked it up again today and finished it.  It’s a view from the Southgate to Three Cliffs Bay walk on the Gower Peninsula, towards Oxwich. It’s oil on canvas mounted on … Continue reading

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