‘Troy boats at Fowey Regatta’

‘Troy boats at Fowey Regatta’

I’m down in Fowey relaxing on ‘Exeat’, the 31-foot cruiser that I crew on and we are entered into the Royal Regatta. We have finished our race and I’m sat on the back of the boat watching the ‘Troy’ boat race in the estuary –...
‘Sketching on the Helford’

‘Sketching on the Helford’

Today we are down in the romantic Helford River Estuary, visiting the National Trust garden of ‘Glendurgan’. After having had our member’s cards examined first to park the car and then at the entry point, we were allowed in. This system was holding up cars to be...
Sketching on Guernsey

Sketching on Guernsey

We have arrived on the lovely island of Guernsey for a week camping holiday and hopefully plenty of sketching for me. The ferry though was late in and this then put us on the wrong foot for the evening. As we dashed around the island trying to find our campsite...
‘On The Rocks’

‘On The Rocks’

Another glorious Cornish afternoon. I’m sitting on the rocks, by a slip. Which has been hewn through the cliff, at Kennedy Sands, looking across at Prussia Cove and it’s Enys. (Enys is Cornish for Island. There are several Enys’ named as such on the...
‘Sea Mist in the Estuary’

‘Sea Mist in the Estuary’

The day started with us in thick sea mist, but as the day went on in lowered until it was just hugging the coast, with fingers of mist stretching into the estuaries. We had thought to go for a walk along the cliffs, but on heading into the mist at Exmouth, decided to...
‘Rocks at Praa Sands’

‘Rocks at Praa Sands’

Sitting on Praa Sands beach towards the southern end watching the surf gently break over the small rocks. I like the way the waves travels in at different angles and as always I love the light reflected on the water. Pen & watercolour ~ A4 © Copyright Nick Watton....

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