Tag Archives: CORNWALL

En Plein Air Painting / Cliffs

En Plein Air Painting / Cliffs – Watermens Gallery – Sophi Beharrell Had a most wonderful morning painting “En Plein Air” on the Cliffs of St Agnes. It is a frantic race to capture the energy and atmosphere of the subject before conditions change. Love working quickly, a much looser style for me but fun […]

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Cornwall Painting Lessons – Tips & Advice on Acrylics

  Cornwall Painting Lessons – Tips & Advice on Acrylics – How to paint Wet Rocks. To capture the look of “Wet Rocks” in acrylics, REALLY look at the colours, very rarely are they just brown or black. With the colours you see, vary the tones to give light and shade and the structure of […]

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Sea Foam at Portreath

Sea Foam At Portreath – Painting on Board

When Painting try different Surfaces, this was a painting I did on Fibre Board, I had it knocking around in my workshop, I love painting on slate too, they feel so different and the overall effect is completely different from using Canvas…..Give it a try!

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Hazy Days and Blue seas porthtowan

Hazy Days & Blue Skies – Porthtowan, Cornwall , Coastal Painting

This was a canvas I did a couple of years ago and although I have painted this area of North Cornwall many times in the past, different conditions in the tide and weather bring out the many wonderful colours in the cliffs, I think it would be great to have an Artists workshop on location […]

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An effective way of capturing light and shadows in your painting is by adopting a more impressionistic style, such as this painting i did on the South Coast of Cornwall Nr Mylor – Falmouth, now , as many of you know Sophi Beharrell normally does very photo realist paintings but as any artist will tell […]

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