Today is International Women’s Day. As I drove through Mumbles yesterday afternoon I was reminded of two remarkable Swansea women and I was pondered on why we like to focus on very unsual women, rather than remarkable ordinary women. It got me thinking about other notable women of…
The Gower Peninsula juts out westwards into the Bristol Chanel. Its about 17 miles in length and 8 miles width at its widest point. I am planning to walk around its coastline, approximately 38 miles in length, maybe a bit less. I am starting at Mumbles.
As a trained Historian as well as being an artist, I feel the need to place my “urban minimal” paintings in context. I think it helps me understand the city around me too. Swansea is a town in which nothing in particular has happened. There was no workers’ rising…
Delighted to say I have just SOLD this giclee print of “Night Time in the Mumbles” via artgallery.co.uk Limited edition mounted prints are available here
Delighted to say I have just SOLD this oil painting “Mumbles Pier” via Artfinder. “Oil painting of the tide lapping its first waves of late afternoon on to the beach near Mumbles Pier, enticing boaters and their boats into it’s watery delight.”
Delighted to say I have just SOLD this oil painting, “Hilly Mumbles” via Artfinder “A Naive painting of Mumble, a seaside village near Swansea in South West Wales” . https://www.artfinder.com/product/hilly-mumbles/
I am delighted to say I have just SOLD this oil painting “The Allotment by Oystermouth Castle” the next day after uploading onto my Artfinder store! https://www.artfinder.com/product/the-allotment-by-oystermmouth-castle/ “This is an oil painting of an allotment nestled up beside the magnificent ruins of Oystermouth Castle in Mumbles, near…
Delighted to say I have SOLD “Tide’s In, Mumbles” via facebook – a reminder that my artwork can be bought direct here on facebook or on twitter as well as on my website http://emmacownie.artweb.com/
This painting shows me why I love Swansea and South Wales. With all the huddled up houses hanging onto hills and valleys and sliding down to the sand of Swansea Bay. It is like the Valleys of South Wales are transplanted to the seaside. As a result this view almost has a slight incongruity to it.
Delighted to say I have just SOLD “Up Village Lane, Mumbles” via Artfnder, 6 days after uploading it! It is now on it’s way to the USA, a very popular destination for my artwork. https://www.artfinder.com/product/up-village-lane-mumbles/