The Scilly Isles, a good friend has just holidayed there returning full of energy and enthusiasm for these beautiful, rugged  isles.

I’ve only been there once, astern in 1988.

Scilly Isles
St Mary’s (1), Scilly Isles

A friend at Radio Cornwall, Tamsin Mitchell, asked be to be there to cover the arrival of Richard Branson with his Virgin Atlantic Challenger II.

Sold to R. Branson, “Virgin Atlantic Challenge 2”, available as a signed print

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Clear sky, heavy frost this morning = excellent light soon for painting. My studio is lower deck centre, visitors welcome. I’m working on a ‘Titanic’ related painting & my ‘Famous Wine Villages of Bordeaux’ series. Discover More & better quality photos on my blogs. 

The White Sun

“The White Sun”, new on « The White Sun » is nothing and yet as it engages your imagination it is everything; “The White Sun” painting radiates peace, calm and karma, owning it will bring you luck. 22 x 33 cm (9″ x 13″), oils, available, £650. by Gordon Frickers , ex frame, ex studio.  A very Turneresque oil … Read more

Kynance Cove

Kynanace Cove, Mermaid’s Pool, a Cornish secret, few people, mostly locals know of it’s existance. In reply to a friend via facebook, I wrote “I still have it (the painting) here. If you ever get the chance, summer or winter, do visit Kynance Cove. Magnificent, awesome in a winter gale, in summer with a north … Read more