Realm of Mackerel

 

Realm of the Mackerel

 

The Realm of the Mackerel is a gallery on the theme of mackerel and local fishing.

 

Amphitrite was the goddess who spawned the sea's rich bounty--fish

 

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Crow and Pebble

 

This painting was inspired by the beach at the end of my road, where I often see the crows picking up pebbles in their beaks.

 

33.5cm x 33.5cm

 

Crow & Pebble 1 is painted on heavy watercolour paper in inks and acrylics with metal leaf and glitter.

Just Mackerel

 

Acrylic on deep edged box canvas

 

60 x 60cm

 

Painted for Red Hen's 2005 exhibition 'Making Waves' on the theme of the Sussex coast this is one of a series of paintings depicting mackerel - the local catch.

Spotted Shoal

 

Acrylic on box canvas

 

30 x 21cm

 

Painted in late 2016, the mackerel series continues, this one with a metal leafed moon, metallic paints and glitter.

 

Kissing Fish

 

Acrylic on deep edged box canvas

 

30 x 30cm

 

Painted in late 2006, the mackerel series continues, this one with a copper leafed moon, metallic paints and glitter.

 

Little Sardines 1 (left) and 2 (right)

 

Little Sardines 1 and 2, shows a shoal of swimming sardines. Inspired by the beach in Worthing, Sussex, near to where I live.

 

20cm x 20cm approx

 

Acrylic paint with metal leaf and glitter on a box canvas.

(Fits together to form a continuous image.)

Little Sunshine Sardines

 

Acrylic paint on box canvas with glitter.

 

20cm x 20cm cm

 

 

Inspired by the Sussex coast this little painting shows a shoal of sardines.

Mackerel Fishing off Brighton

with Rottingdean Windmill

 

Acrylic on boxcanvas

 

101 x 81cm

 

This painting shows a shoal of mackerel swimming off the coast of Brighton with Kemptown, and Rottingdean Windmill visible on the top of the cliffs.

Mackerel fishing of the coast of Sussex at night

 

Acrylic paint on box canvas with glitter.

 

101 x 81cm

 

This painting shows a shoal of mackerel at night, with a local Brighton fishing boat on the horizon. In the distance are the Seven Sisters

Mackerel Shoal 1

 

Water Colour and Inks on Paper

 

30 x 30cm

 

A shoal of mackerel swimming off the coast of Sussex

 

Mackerel Shoal 2

 

Water Colour and Inks on Paper

 

40 x 40cm

 

A shoal of mackerel swimming off the coast of Sussex

 

Sand Sea Sardines 1A

 

Acrylic paint on deep edged box canvas with glitter.

 

90cm x 90cm

 

Inspired by the Sussex coast this painting shows a sunny beach with a shoal of sardines swimming past.

Moonrise Mackerel

 

Acrylic on deep edged box canvas with a silver schlag leaf moon and blue glitter.

 

60cm x 60cm

 

Moonrise Mackerel continues the theme started in 2005 of 'the Sussex coast', and shows a shoal of mackerel, the local catch, swimming off the Sussex coast with the white cliffs of the Seven Sisters (between Seaford and Eastbourne) in the background, under a silver rising moon.

Southwick Lighthouse

 

Acrylic & silk paper on heavy watercolour paper.

 

14cm x 28cm

 

This painting is of Southwick Lighthouse, Shoreham Harbour, West Sussex.

Sardines and Beach Huts 2

Starlit Mackerel

 

Starlit Mackerel is one of my many paintings on the theme of mackerel - the local fishing catch - swimming off the Sussex Coast. This one shows a shoal of mackerel swimming by starlight with the cliffs of the Seven Sisters in the distance.

 

61cm x 61 cm

 

This painting is in acrylic paint and glitter on deep edged box canvas varnished with a gloss varnish which really brings out the depth of colour and sparkle!

Windswept Trees

at Birling Gap 1

 

Painting in acrylic with metal leaf & glitter on a deep edged box canvas.

 

31 x 31cm

 

This painting is one of a series of images produced for Red Hen's Brighton May Festival exhibition - 'Sirens', showing work inspired by mermaids and the Sussex coast.

Sardines and beach huts 1 (left) and 2 (right)

 

Sardines & Beach Huts 1 shows a shoal of sardines swimming off Goring Beach (Worthing, Sussex) with a shingle beach and beach huts under a silver moon. This is the beach near to where I live.

 

40cm x 40cm approx

 

Acrylic paint with metal leaf and glitter on a deep edged box canvas.

(Fits together with Sardines & Beach Huts 2 to form a continuous image.)

Turquoise Mackerel with a

Skinny Moon

 

Acrylic with glitter and metal leaf on heavy watercolour paper.

 

53.5cm x 30.5cm

 

 

Windswept Trees

at Birling Gap 2

 

Painting in acrylic with metal leaf & glitter on a deep edged box canvas.

 

31 x 31cm

 

This painting is one of a series of images produced for Red Hen's Brighton May Festival exhibition - 'Sirens', showing work inspired by mermaids and the Sussex coast.

Green Mackerel

 

Acrylic on box canvas with metal leaf

 

101 x 81cm

 

Green mackerel shows a shoal of mackerel swimming in the open sea under a silver moon.