Brandy Cove Stile

This oil painting is of a lovely country walk down Gower Peninsula, outside Swansea. Over the stile and down to Brandy Cove where brandy and other illegal booty was smuggled to shore by the frequently visiting smugglers that dropped their ill gotten gain here and in various other…

Tenby Tide

This is quite an unusual painting of Tenby into that the tide is fully in, and the boats bob on the lapping multi coloured strips of water, which add a crispness to the West Walian light and a rich vibrancy to the coloured Tenby terraced houses, which cwtch…

Fauvist Wood

This painting was heavily influenced by the fauvists, especially Paul Gauguin and particularly his painting “Jacob wrestling with the Angel”. The use of brillant red shows the influence and the patches of blocked colour on the tree bark is used in a similar way to that used in…

“Redded-Up”

Lovely being in beautiful West Wales yesterday – This paintings is from that area but the name “Redded Up” is an Ulster expression meaning to take someone’s views to task. It might coming from meaning to clean up or to paint one’s door red to make one’s thatched…

Showcasing Emma Cownie Art

Showcasing Emma Cownie Art   Here is a collection of oil paintings I have painted, mostly in the last 9 months. Mainly as therapy! About 40 odd paintings will make it into the Grand Theatre Art Exhibition in October 22 2013. I hope you enjoy – the sublime…

I fall in love with the Light!

We have now entered the final week of my Noah’s Yard art exhibition – these are the paintings now on display – Exhibition will end next week. By the 7th August we will be outta there! So please take the chance to have a look at my paintings…