Bridget Jones

 

 

I am running watercolour lessons in Louth on wednesdays in september 2019. Do email me for info.

 

Art

Sky and Landscape

 
   
 

 

 

 

 

White sails after Turner

White sails after Turner


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

Just such fun ..

Watercolour

 

Snow tracks

Snow tracks


Framed size 12 x 16 "

 

Framed £90

 

 

Making your mark in the snow.

Watercolour

 

sky and trees 2

sky and trees 2


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

lemon yellow alizarin, u/m burnt umber, burnt sienna

Watercolour

 

sky and trees 1

sky and trees 1


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

cad red, cad yellow paynes grey burnt umber, burnt sienna

Watercolour

 

Boats pen and watercolour

Boats pen and watercolour


 

Framed £90

 

 

Just two colours, lemon yellow and paynes grey

Watercolour

 

On the beach

On the beach


Framed size 16 x 12 "

 

Framed £180

 

 



Watercolour

 

Roses at Gunby

Roses at Gunby


Framed size 16 x 12 "

 


 

 



Watercolour

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Foxgloves

Foxgloves


Framed size 16 x 12 "

 

Framed £90

 

 



Watercolour

 

Chichester ship canal

Chichester ship canal


West Sussex

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

View towards Chichester cathedral from the ship canal. Warm burnished colours. Cad yellow, cad red, paynes grey, burnt sienna, burnt umber

Watercolour

 

Barn Owl hunting

Barn Owl hunting


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 



Watercolour

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Waterlilies

Waterlilies


 

Framed £180

 

 

Great freedom of painting with this one.

Watercolour

 

Verona

Verona


Italy

Framed size 16 x 12 "

 

Framed £90

 

 

Verona. Painted outside.

Watercolour

 

Places of worship

Places of worship


Framed size 16 x 12 "

 

Framed £90

 

 

A fictional skyline of places of worship.

Watercolour

 

St Benets Abbey

St Benets Abbey


Near Ludham, Norfolk Broads

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

This is a great silhouette which you see from the broads.

Watercolour

 

People in perspective

People in perspective


 


 

 

Get those heads on the same horizontal plane !

Watercolour

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Windmill Norfolk Broads

Windmill Norfolk Broads


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 



Watercolour

 

Lake at Tathwell

Lake at Tathwell


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

Lake at Yvonnes house, such a beautiful setting

Watercolour

 

Marshes and church

Marshes and church


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

Just using two colours .. paynes grey and burnt umber. An atmospheric evocative picture, The grey mist rolls into the distant horizon and mud oozes in the foreground.

Watercolour

 

Siene at Lavencourt after Monet

Siene at Lavencourt after Monet


 


Not for sale

 

 

This painting was completed in an oil painting workshop that I ran in Alford Craft market. It is from a Monet and was great fun to paint.

Oil on Board

 

Dirty Dancing Waltz

Dirty Dancing Waltz


Framed size 16 x 12 "

 

Framed £90

 

 

Inspired by a Toulouse Lautrec sketch. Painted using his colour palatte

Watercolour

 

Ballet dancers

Ballet dancers


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 



Watercolour

 

Winter trees against bright sky

Winter trees against bright sky


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

Using u/marine blue, paynes grey, lemon yellow, alizarin crimson, raw sienna, burnt umber oh and some rubbish from my pallette

Watercolour

 

Cliff cottages, Weybourne

Cliff cottages, Weybourne


Weybourne, Norfolk

 

Framed £180

 

 

On the edge of the cliff between Weybourne and Sheringham there are these wonderful coastguard cottages with an array of chimneys.

Watercolour

 

Boats on the Norfolk Broads

Boats on the Norfolk Broads


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

Colours Using alizarin, paynes grey ultramarine, burnt umber

Watercolour

 

Reflections cottage

Reflections cottage


 


 

 

On Greens ... I dont often use green. Paynes grey and lemon yellow make various greens. Add a little burnt umber and get a more olive green

Watercolour

 

snow trees card

snow trees card


 


 

 

A small painting which provides the focus for my 2016 Christmas cards

Watercolour

 

Winter trees and water

Winter trees and water


 

Framed £180

 

 

This loose depiction of a winter landscape uses a limited palette. The stark form of the winter trees adds architectural interest to the abstracted background.

Watercolour

 

Supermoon

Supermoon


 

Framed £180

 

 

An opportunity to have a go at painting a large moon; by removing paint with a thirsty brush.

Watercolour

 

Minarets Blue Mosque

Minarets Blue Mosque


Istanbul

 


 

 

In the evening light with a crescent moon. Using burnt sienna, lemon yellow ,raw sienna burnt umber and ultramarine blue.

Watercolour

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Peter Scott Light house

Peter Scott Light house


Norfolk

 

Framed £180

 

 

This is an exercise in Paynes grey. Its a fabulous light house situated at the end of the creek to Sutton Bridge.

Watercolour

 

Summer rain

Summer rain


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 



Watercolour

 

Thatched cottage

Thatched cottage


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 



Watercolour

 

Poppies in  field

Poppies in field


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 



Watercolour

 

Alford

Alford


Alford Lincolnshire

 

Framed £180

 

 

This was produced in an enjoyable workshop where we sketched outside.

Watercolour

 

Boats and bathers

Boats and bathers


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 



Watercolour

 

People on beach

People on beach


Lincolnshire

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

Groups of people on the beach. Big sky in lemon yellow, burnt sienna and ultramarine , which gives it a lovely glow and warmth.

Watercolour

 

3 masted Schooner

3 masted Schooner


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

3 colours cadmium yellow, cadmium red and paynes grey

Watercolour

 

Theddlethorpe

Theddlethorpe


Theddlethorpe Marshes

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

Where the sand runs out to the sea and marshes and water pool. An enchanting coastline.

Watercolour

 

Reflections

Reflections


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

The water and trees is full of life and colour.

Watercolour

 

Rabelo Boats

Rabelo Boats


Portugal

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

In the river Duoro Porto

Watercolour

 

Geese at sunset

Geese at sunset


Norfolk broads

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 



Watercolour

 

Pines and mountain

Pines and mountain


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

An abstract painting, using the colours left on my palette. Predominately burnt sienna, lemon yellow and paynes grey

Watercolour

 

San Giorgio Maggiore

San Giorgio Maggiore


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

San Giorgio Maggiore is a 16th-century Benedictine church on the island of the same name in Venice. A bright sky in lemon yellow and ceraleumn blue.

Watercolour

 

Ski-ing  in the Dolomites

Ski-ing in the Dolomites


Italy Dolomites

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

From my ski holiday. It was great on the Stella Ronda .This is what we called the Moose Hutte (rifugio FredrichAugust), as there was a big plastic moose outside ! Very odd and not in the picture.

Watercolour

 

Santa Maria Della Salute

Santa Maria Della Salute


Venice

 

Framed £170

 

 

I went to Venice for a few days, just wonderful. So here is the view of Santa Maria Della Salute from Academia bridge. The colours used are yellow and purple ( raw sienna, paynes grey and alizarin crimson).

Watercolour

 

Thatched cottages

Thatched cottages


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

Thimbleby Lincolnshire. It was quite a surprise to find this row of thatched cottages leading to a church in Thimbleby just outside of Horncastle.

Watercolour

 

Silver birch

Silver birch


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

Painted using lemon yellow, burnt sienna, ultramarine and alizarin crimson. In our art class for Jane who wanted some leaves !

Watercolour

 

Beach at Poldhu

Beach at Poldhu


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

Back from a lovely stay in Cornwall where we visited this beach in November. The picture is painted using 2 colours; burnt sienna and ultramarine.

Watercolour

 

Trees and dyke

Trees and dyke


Lincolnshire

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 


 

 



Watercolour

 

Cottage - winter on Exmoor

Cottage - winter on Exmoor


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

Snowy scenes are ideal for watercolur.

Watercolour

 

Rain speed steam after Turner

Rain speed steam after Turner


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 


Not for sale

 

 

This was a great picture to paint. Although the original is in oils, watercolour affords a vibrant medium for this picture

Watercolour

 

Beach huts

Beach huts


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £180

 

 

An exercise in 2 point perspective which everyone found very interesting. After the thinking it was good to slosh on a bit of colour.

Watercolour

 

Westgate Louth - tonal

Westgate Louth - tonal


Louth

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

Using a single colour such as Paynes grey you can achieve an interesting tonal painting.

Watercolour

 

Tuscany

Tuscany


 

Framed £180

 

 

The trees, hill, red roof and sunlit sky all say Italy.

Watercolour

 

Men working on boats

Men working on boats


 

Framed £170

 

 

A loose wash for the sky and sea and detail of men working on a fishing boat.

Watercolour

 

Trees and pond

Trees and pond


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

Using just 3 colours; burnt sienna,alizarin crimson and paynes grey.

Watercolour

 

Skyscape2

Skyscape2


 


 

 



Watercolour

 

Skyscape1

Skyscape1


 

Framed £170

 

 

Freeflowing sky and seascape; in yellow and blue

Watercolour

 

Moonlight after Turner

Moonlight after Turner


 

Framed £170

 

 

This is a version of Moonlight a study at Millbank (Turner). The Turner picture is an oil; this one is a watercolour. The challenge of depicting moonlight in watercolour is exciting.

Watercolour

 

Snow trees and gate

Snow trees and gate


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £190

 

 



Watercolour

 

Trees snow and moonlight

Trees snow and moonlight


Framed size 18 x 12 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

A very atmospheric watercolour. The white paper has been carefully left to depict the snow and the moonlight

Watercolour

 

Scottish beach, N W Highlands

Scottish beach, N W Highlands


North West Scotland

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

This is painted using just two colours ultramarine and burnt sienna. The headlands give depth to the picture as does the angle of the beach.

Watercolour

 

Sandwood Bay and Cape Wrath

Sandwood Bay and Cape Wrath


NW Highlands.

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

With Acrylic paint you can obtain a depth of colour which is difficult to achieve in watercolour.

Acrylic

 

Summer day on beach

Summer day on beach


 


 

 

Figures simply painted. Figures going into the distance give the picture depth.

Watercolour

 

Dog Kennel Farm

Dog Kennel Farm


Lincolnshire

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

The farm in Hubbard Hills, Louth.

Watercolour

 

trees and path

trees and path


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 



Watercolour

 

Exmoor

Exmoor


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

Wet sky merging into the mountains.This was done to show the range of colours you can achieve just using Paynes grey.

Watercolour

 

Boats bright day

Boats bright day


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 


 

 

Brown sail boats sailing against a colourful sky and sea. Lots of wet in wet colour.

Watercolour

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Trees and Marsh Harriers -colour

Trees and Marsh Harriers -colour


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

An painting using just three colours Ultramarine Burnt Sienna Alizarin Crimson.

Watercolour

 

Trees and Marsh Harriers

Trees and Marsh Harriers


 

Framed £170

 

 

Just one colour ... paynes grey

Watercolour

 

Cows in summer field

Cows in summer field


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

Summer sky and cattle grazing

Watercolour

 

Cottage evening sky

Cottage evening sky


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

A dramatic evening sky.

Watercolour

 

Sailing out at  Blakeney

Sailing out at Blakeney


Blakeney Quay

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

The brown sail boat sailing out of Blakeney contrasts nicely against the sky. The white sails and the house in the distance give depth to the picture.

Watercolour

 

Somerset levels vs 2

Somerset levels vs 2


Somerset Levels

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

The flooded fields in Jan 2014 have made life very difficult for the residents but also present a tranquil landscape of submerged hedgerows and fields.

Watercolour

 

Flooded Fields

Flooded Fields


Somerset Levels

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 


 

 

Flooded fields in the Somerset Levels. The light in the sky gives great interest to the picture.

Watercolour

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Highlands Cottage

Highlands Cottage


Scotland

 


 

 

This was an exercise in using just 2 colours to create a painting. It is amazing the variety of colour you can obtain from just using burnt sienna and ultramarine. Using the right amount of water to obtain the right tones is challenging !

Watercolour

 

Beech Trees

Beech Trees


Hubbard Hills, Louth

Framed size x "

 

Framed £

 

 

Autumn is a great time of year for getting out painting. Wet in wet painting in the background. I used a matchstick to put in the detailed dark branches.

Watercolour

Sold

 

Water and trees

Water and trees


Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 



Watercolour

 

Walking the dog - Holkham

Walking the dog - Holkham


Holkham

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

View of scolt head in distance

Watercolour

 

Hedgerow

Hedgerow


Lincolnshire

Framed size 20 x 16 "

 

Framed £170

 

 

Autumn colours in the countryside. I just love it when Autumn arrives.

Watercolour