Oil on canvas 100cm x 81cm This huge tree is at the top of our garden and I love it. On autumn evenings it becomes luminous with reflected from the sunset on the other side of the road. I started this painting outdoors, but finished it in my studio.
Oil on canvas 55cm x 45cm The reflective light on this tree is always magnificent, but the tree certainly moves around while I'm painting ... it doesn't keep still for a minute!
Oil on canvas 55cm x 45cm I'm loving this tree, now that I've been painting it. I started this in the garden in beautiful April weather.
Oil on canvas 100cm x 81cm Friends have a beautiful garden and I was enchanted by their display of Zinnias. It was wonderful weather and had the luck to paint plein air for ten consecutive days
Oil on canvas 100cm x 81cm This September light stopped me in my tracks at Pont du Mirabel, Aveyron! I made drawings, a largish watercolour and finished this canvas in the studio
Oil on canvas 55cm x 45cm This was a painting that I made at the same time as I was also working on the French Garden. It was September and the weather was heavenly!
Oil on canvas 46cm x 55cm This is in the 1500s Tuscan garden of La Grancia, Montisi. The terracotta pots are made locally in Petroio.
Oil on canvas 55cm x 46cm I've been very privileged to paint in this garden and this late afternoon, early evening light fascinated me.
Oil on canvas 45cm x 55cm I painted this in Tuscany near the village of San Giovanni d'Asso. So many olive trees were cut to the ground in January 1985, that I love finding these old souls to paint.
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