Tag: Promenade

Eastbourne

Glorious day in Eastbourne yesterday. I visited the Towner gallery and saw the exhibition – A Radical View: William Gear as curator 1958-64. Wonderful paintings and prints on display from well known and less celebrated British artists selected by the painter William Gear. Particularly eye catching (for me) were Harold Mockford and Julian Trevelyan’s landscape paintings and Michael Rothenstein’s Cockerel print. It’s free and well worth visiting.

I also took the opportunity to drop off my cards at the Towner Gallery shop. I will have a new tennis card available at the Towner Gallery in time for the Eastbourne Tennis Championships commencing on June 20th so watch this space!

As the weather was so sunny I took a stroll along the seafront and promenade. Got my collapsible stool out, listened to music and had a sketch. I’ve bought some new Liquitex paint pens and experimented with stronger colour.

New drawings

Had a great time at the opening of Pastorale Christmas exhibition on Saturday. Thanks to everyone who made it. The show also runs next Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th December so please do stop by if you can.

I’ve been sorting through a few recent drawings and I’ve included them on my website. I did this small pastel and ink drawing when I last visited Eastbourne in the Summer. Please take a look

http://www.rachelclarkart.com/drawings.php