Here are the three latest paintings I have done at The Pipe.
I don’t know what it is about this little scene but I love sitting and painting this view.
Here is one from the next day – looking the other way:
And then the next day – here is the view of the mountains above Gordons Bay:
Long ago Henriette, a friend of mine from the Surf class in which I learned to surf died of cancer. The Son Surf surf school arranged a paddle out for her. I missed the paddle-out but when I could get down to the beach later that afternoon I did this painting – remembering her.
Watercolour on 300gm Cold Pressed Arches.