Archive for ‘Plein air’

August 25, 2012

House by Pond

oil on paper 2012, 12×14″

August 15, 2012

Wheelbarrow, evening sun

Oil on paper, 2012, 11×5.5″

August 12, 2012

Car in afternoon Sun

oil on paper, 2012, 12×9.5″

July 31, 2012


oil on paper, 2012, 7×5″


Oil on paper, 2012, 5×7″

March 31, 2012

Cherry Blossom trees

March 19, 2012

Landscapes- Belfast Lough

Overcast day with men fishing

Sunny Day with birds

March 11, 2012

First Landscapes of 2012

Sunlight on Lough


Landscape with Red Car

January 8, 2012

Tiny Paintings: Rainy Rooftops

A grim rainy overcast day in Belfast 😦

January 5, 2012

Tiny Paintings: Rooftops, Evening Light

December 17, 2011

Night Paintings

Rooftops, night 1


Rooftops, night 2


These are my first efforts at plein air night paintings. I’m painting with a head torch on, out in the Winter weather. I’m still struggling with the new colours out there at night and with painting in the limited light. Hopefully there will be more on the way…