Sauternes Sunrise

A new page for the Sauternes Collection within The ‘Picturesque Wine Villages of Bordeauxcollection, available including for exhibition, “Sauternes Sunrise”.

Sauternes Sunrise
Sauternes Sunrise

From the mind and hand of  Gordon Frickers, date: 2003, medium: oils, size: 40 x 50 cms (15¾” x 19¾”), oils on oiled paper, one of a pair of very special studies at this location, price £1,200.00 each.

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Gaillac, abbaye et pont

This painting has been influenced by Feng Shui,  now complete (I hope… when is a painting ‘finished’?) measures 60 x 92 cms (24″ x 36″). “Gaillac, surprising vines” a painting project, an absolute delight. This NEW painting measuring 60 x 92 cms (24″ x 36″) so the detail here will be larger than life on an average PC … Read more

Carcassonne, vines and Black Mountains

Completed this week, “Carcassonne, Vines and Black Mountains”, the most recent changes to this landscape painting are by way of fine tuning. In particular you may notice when compared with the previous post (20 th February) the sky has changed significantly and a cloud shadow has been placed before the city wall. The effect of … Read more

Who loves Windows 10?

Oih vay, my without my consent Mircosoft upgrade my PC to Windows 10 today. I can see it should be a better system except for one minor detail, I’m getting some bizarre results. Thus if I can’t communicate/don’t reply, feel free to add to my curses aimed at Microsoft… Like the man, yesterday I saw … Read more

Blaye powered in

Here is a painting that has been struggling to come to life until today when after much though and few ideas, quite suddenly it allowed me to ‘power in’.

Blaye, powering in
Blaye, powering in
For those of you quick with maths and who like to work out the relationship between what you see here on your screen and the original painting the canvas on board size is an unusual 503 x 915 cms (21″ x 36″)

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