Derwent Inktense, Watercolour pencil, Wharves and Boats, Wharves of Cape Sable Island

Daniel’s Head

Daniel's Head is a point of land on the south side of Cape Sable Island and is well known to birders as an 'important bird area'. Indeed, the somewhat bleak-looking landscape encompasses a beach (breeding Piping Plovers!) and saltmarsh, divided by a road and sea 'wall' (a pile of boulders that does get breached, from… Continue reading Daniel’s Head

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Caran d'Ache Supracolor, Derwent Inktense, Watercolour pencil, Wharves and Boats, Wharves of Cape Sable Island

Another Wharf

Another Wharf...no, not a half-Klingon security officer, but another of the harbours of Cape Sable Island. One of larger wharves, Clark's Harbour wharf has plenty of colourful lobster boats operating from there. I took a photo for this image late last year and have only just got around to painting it. As is my normal… Continue reading Another Wharf

Landscapes, Wharves and Boats

Back to the Boats

I have been getting a lot of enjoyment from the bird portraits recently and have neglected other areas so, following completion of my Gyrfalcon study, I made a conscious effort to paint something else. During our trips around Cape Sable Island, and its environs, I have been taking photos of interesting scenes that might make… Continue reading Back to the Boats