Ray Burnell

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Blue LandscapeBryn MorrisWinter SeascapeSouth BeachTowards AbereiddiMwnt
Blue Landscape

Blue Landscape

Blue Landscape Mixed Madia

Bryn Morris

Bryn Morris

Bryn Morris Oil on paper

Winter Seascape

Winter Seascape

South Beach

South Bach

Towards Abereiddi

Towards Abereiddi

Mwnt

mwnt

I started to paint again after I moved to West Wales twelve years ago. Originally from Devon, I find a lot of similarities between the coasts, rivers and countryside of the West Country and those of West Wales.

As a Welsh learner I am also interested in the links between landscape, history and language.I paint mainly in oils but recently I've tried mixed media art and have begun to introduce materials such as sand and slate etc. to add interesting textures and abstract shapes to landscape / seascape painting.

I go "Plein Air" painting one day a week in the spring and Summer.  Painting out in the landscape is a completely different experience from painting in the studio.  Painting  outside  in West Wales is a challenge sometimes,  with changing light , weather..........and wildlife from angry horseflies to sandwich stealing Preseli ponies !!