New paintings at Gallery in St Mawes .

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Detail. The little Monkey.

It was lovely to welcome Cathy from The Square Gallery, St Mawes for a cup of tea in the studio. Her friendly gallery is in the heart of the seaside village of St Mawes, and has shown my work for many years. She chose five new pieces to join the others already there, including the two below.

794. The little Monkey. Oil on board. 2006.

Snowdrops, studio window. Oil on board. 2008.

The view from my studio is beautiful. I can see across the fields, to the cottages in the distance which was the childhood home of a dear friend . The rooks are frequent garden visitors, and as the daylight fails they gather together, calling as they head for their roost. In the fields, people and machinery come and go, depending on the seasons, preparing soil, planting, picking, and all the while that big Cornish sky above changes .