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New Landscape Paintings, Sky Paintings and updates
April Cloud Study 6x8ins Oil on Canvas £90
Sky Study 4 6x8ins Oil on Canvas £90
Sky over the Tay - 8x10ins. Oil on Canvas £175
Old Oak at Norman’s Law 45x60cms. (Approx 18x24ins.) Oil on Canvas £950
A small oak tree knitted into the hillside near Norman’s Law in Fife, Scotland. Typical of the small isolated oaks that remain as testament .....
Stubble Field near Logie 8x10ins. Oil on Canvas £175
Based on a quick tonal study and pencil sketch of a group of trees near Logie in Fife, Scotland.
Evening Sky Study 2 8x10ins. Oil Painting on Canvas £175
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Dawn Seascape 5th March 30x40cms. (Appox. 12x`16ins.) Oil on Canvas £450
Oil study of the dawn rising through thin low cloud from Broughty Ferry Beach on a fine, still morning.
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Late Evening 4 8x10ins Oil on Canvas Sold
Opaque oil colours over an initial underpainting roughed out with brushes on the spot...
Clouds near Newburgh 10x12ins. Oil on Canvas £250
Cloudscape near Newburgh in Fife with the River Tay in the foreground. The river road to Newburgh is a visual feast for anyone who loves skies...
Evening Sky Study 6x8ins. Oil on Canvas Sold
A small oil study of one of the brilliant sunsets seen recently.
Sunrise from the Castle Oil on Canvas 14x16ins. £500
Based on a small outdoor oil study painted on the spot as the sun rose....
Dundee Art Society, Monday drawing class at the Roseangle Gallery, Dundee
A Scientific Experiment
Do rabbits like strawberries?
Delighted to see my swan painting on the cover of Greg Pape's latest book of great poetry. Many thanks to Christopher Howell of the Lynx House Press, Greg Pape and to Christine Holbert of Lost Horse Press for designing the cover Four Swans by Greg Pape, pub.Lynx House Press http://lynxhousepress.org/ Available - http://www.amazon.co.uk/Four-Swans-Poems-Greg-Pape/dp/0899241271
Meanwhile, on board my favourite Lightship.....
Dundee fashion photographer Graeme Binnie and his team used the North Carr Lightship (owned by the Taymara charity of which I’m a member) as the location for a fashion shoot at the weekend.
More fashion photography by Graeme Binnie can be seen on his website - http://www.graemebinnie.co.uk
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Be assured that no horsemeat has been found in any of my paintings!
Work in progress - Kenbushe2 (In Progress)
Valentine’s Day sky - click for more on my blog
Landscape in snow sleet and rain....! More on the blog
Scaling up an outdoor work “Cloud Study 8th October”
Work in progress - click KenBushe2 - “Variation on Outdoor Cloud Study
As a supplement to this website, I’ve built a “blog” called KenBushe2 - www.kenbushe2.co.uk/ It’s up and running now.
I’ll put links to it throughout this website and I hope you’ll visit it.
This existing website ( www.kenbushe.co.uk ) will continue to be central to my work as an artist.
New Commission Completed
Gorilla 7 Leaving the Stannergate 16x20ins. Oil on Canvas Commissioned work
Cloud Study - 8th September 2 8x10ins. Oil on Canvas £175
“.... now only the upper diffuse cloud layer is glowing”
September Cloud Study 8x10ins. Oil on canvas Sold
Wave 10x12 ins. Oil on Canvas Commission
Based on an earlier work.
Landscape from Barry Hill 8x10ins. Oil on Canvas Sold
Painted from the prehistoric fort on Barry Hill as the sun set and then later worked on freely.
Dawn Study 7 8x10ins. Oil on Canvas £175
Setting Sun 45x60cms. (approx 18x24ins.) Oil on Canvas £950
...it was developed in stages after this..... ......aiming at each stage to keep a high luminosity.
August 10x12ins. Oil on Canvas £250
Contrails 8x10ins. Oil on Canvas £90
Some quick pencil sketches from Loch Katrine aboard the steam vessel Sir Walter Scott
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Loch Linnhe 10x12ins Oil on Canvas £275
Not long after crossing on the Corran Ferry
Loch Sunart Oil painting on canvas 50x 60cms. (approx 20x24inches) £950
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I’m currently working on a commission and on material gathered from a recent trip to Ardnamurchan in the North West Highlands. Click here for more.
Yellow Dawn 6x7ins. Oil on Canvas £90
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Cloud Study 3 Oil painting on canvas 10 x12 ins. £275
..I think of this almost as sculpting light, using paint and brushmarks to carve shape into the cloudforms.
Oil Study of Sunset 6x8ins Oil painting on Canvas £90
Sunset 3 - 8x10ins. Oil painting on Canvas £190
A small oil study of a classic “red” sunset focussing on the progression of colour upwards from the horizon....
Colour Study, Evening Light 6x8ins. Oil on Canvas £90
Sunrise Through Mist Oil on Canvas 45x60cm (approx. 18x24ins.) £950
“There is one spectacle grander than the sea, that is the sky; there is one spectacle grander than the sky, that is the interior of the soul.” ~Victor Hugo
Oil Study of Birch Tree Oil on Canvas 8x10ins. £190
This tree was so old it took some time before I realised it was actually a silver birch.
From the Bridge at Travebank 8x10ins. Oil on Canvas £190
...from a bridge on a section of the old Dundee to Arbroath road which is now left abandoned..
Lightweight aluminium and it’s great - see New Outdoor Easel
See the latest oil rig to pass the studio
Click my blog - KenBushe2 “A good sky with a rig in it”
Two works from this sunrise
A personal favourite. A long lost photograph surfaces.... click on 22A
...rabbit falls over
This might bring back a few memories for some ...
....”5 Boys” chocolate ?
Latest Rabbit Update
The rabbit who......
Painting at Broughty Castle - click on “Outdoors”
The poor Dalmation on board..
...who didn’t appreciate the steam whistle
Click for more on - Painting in Ardnamurchan
...with the low sun striking into them just inches below the water they glowed in the manner of nightlights even against the bright sun, setting each one apart from the "normal" bed of the river.
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