Alex

Alex

My Granddaughter Alex is in Australia at the moment and I wanted to create a piece of art for her.

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The Bird Caller

The Bird Caller

I love to see birds and photograph them and this love of birds inspired this composition

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Crystal Horse

Crystal Horse

I took a photo of the crystal sculpture by designer Stella McCartney which hangs inside the Great Hall of Belsay Castle and felt it needed to be used in a magical setting.

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Caught Napping

Caught Napping

I love reading historical novels, both fiction and none fiction. Recently I have been reading some about old navel battles and the time of the Pirates and came up with the idea for this composition.

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Taking Shelter

Taking Shelter

Its just snowed here in the UK which, in Early december, is unusual so this gave me insperation for this composition.

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Arising from the lake

Arising from the lake

A rework of my first major project in PhotoArt as I thought it looked better without the lightening.

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A Country Ride

A Country Ride

Project 3.2 "THE WHIMISICAL APPROACH" set as part of the AWAKE course.

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Awaiting The tide

Awaiting The tide

Thornham Staithe, in Norfolk England is a salt marsh with a large number of creeks that have a number of boats moored there. This is where I took the photo for this image which was then converted into an oil painting effect.

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Lady of the lake

Lady of the lake

The idea came while looking through the images downloaded as part of the AWAKE course. I love the water, sunsets and clouds, especially those we get in Norfolk England, where I live.

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Sunflower and Vase

Sunflower and Vase

As part of the Photo artistry course had to think up a composition of an item in the house and an artificial sun flower in a clear vase caught my eye as a good black and white subject

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