Photo Diary

Archive for the ‘Dartmoor’ Category

Another Cricket Scene

Monday, January 8th, 2018

I’ve been back to the brushes at last. This year I am determined to paint more often. I need the relaxation! Meanwhile, thanks to the folks who commissioned paintings last year … here’s hoping I get some more in 2018!


Been painting again.

Monday, July 31st, 2017

A nice little commission from Chagford Cricket Club – good fun to paint some characters!

Simon’s House

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

This is West Henstill House, the lovely old place where I first started thinking about writing, and where I invented Simon Puttock and Baldwin de Furshill!

Sketch of a wet day at Exeter Quay

Friday, September 30th, 2016

I rather like this. A quick sketch tonight. Reminds me of dancing Morris at Exeter Quay for the Dragon Boat races! Very wet in parts, and then suddenly the sun came out!Apologies for the angle. It was still on the easel, so the angles seem to slope inwards!



Morning at school

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

This is the scene in the mornings outside the village school



Village scene

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016


View past Wheal Betsy

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016


Sadly the colours didn’t come out well in this photo!


A local barn

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016


Dartmoor Village

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016


Thoughtful walker

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016