PRESS: Mam Tor

I’ve been reading/admiring the Hope Valley Journal since issue 1, so I am delighted that one of my drawings has been used to illustrate an article about Mam Tor in Issue 5. Here it is in my hands! It’s so beautiful. Amongst other delights, this issue also features breathtaking photography (including the cover photo above)Continue reading “PRESS: Mam Tor”

SHOP: Storm over the Dark Peak

An original Peak District landscape painting inspired by a rain storm over the Dark Peak, Derbyshire. I love the drama of the pink sky looming over and the bleak moor beneath, and the suggestion of rain bouncing off the gritstone escarpments. I created this contemporary Peak District landscape art using ink, conte crayon and watercolourContinue reading “SHOP: Storm over the Dark Peak”

SHOP: Over Owler Tor II

An original Peak District watercolour landscape painting of Over Owler Tor from Little Moor near Hathersage, Derbyshire. I love the fortress-like feeling of this imposing gritstone tor and the windswept moor beneath. There’s a suggestion of the burnt oranges and ochres of the winter moorland grasses of the Dark Peak in the foreground. I createdContinue reading “SHOP: Over Owler Tor II”

SHOP: Curbar Edge I and II

Two contemporary Peak District landscape paintings of Curbar Edge near the Chatsworth Estate in Derbyshire. I’ve tried to capture the mood of this rugged gritstone escarpment in winter and the burnt oranges of the grasses and bracken on the moor below. I created this affordable Peak District landscape art using watercolour blocks on 300gsm smoothContinue reading “SHOP: Curbar Edge I and II”

SHOP: Millstone Edge from Little Moor

My latest Peak District watercolour landscape painting of Millstone Edge from Little Moor in Hathersage, Derbyshire. Over Owler Tor can be seen on the left hand side. With this expressive painting I’ve tried to capture the feeling of this windswept moor in winter, and the gritstone rock escarpment and tors above. There’s a suggestion ofContinue reading “SHOP: Millstone Edge from Little Moor”

SHOP: Longshaw, through the trees

Another expressive Peak District landscape painting for sale. This Derbyshire landscape picture is inspired by a view of Hathersage Moor through the trees on the Longshaw Estate near Sheffield. I created this affordable Peak District landscape art using watercolour blocks on 300gsm smooth watercolour paper. I have tried to capture the mood of the windsweptContinue reading “SHOP: Longshaw, through the trees”

SHOP: Above Whim Wood, Hathersage

A colourful, contemporary Peak District watercolour painting by local Sheffield artist, Sian Vernon. This expressive landscape picture is of a group of trees above Whim Wood in Hathersage, Derbyshire. This painting is very lively in style, with punchy blues and yellows which capture the mood of this wild place between the woods and the windsweptContinue reading “SHOP: Above Whim Wood, Hathersage”

SHOP: Over Owler Tor, Hathersage

A lovely pair of Peak District landscape pictures to hang on your wall. Two graphite and watercolour paintings of Over Owler Tor above Hathersage and the Surprise View in the Derbyshire Peak District. These paintings are very expressive in style, with a sketch-like immediacy and muted ochre and grey tones which capture the chilly, windsweptContinue reading “SHOP: Over Owler Tor, Hathersage”

SHOP: White Tor, Derwent Edge

These two original Peak District landscape paintings were inspired by the autumn colours at White Tor and Derwent Edge above Ladybower Reservoir, near Bamford in Derbyshire. I created these affordable Peak District landscapes using ink and conte crayon on 300gsm smooth watercolour paper. Measuring A3 (297 x 420mm) they can be easily framed yourself inContinue reading “SHOP: White Tor, Derwent Edge”

Rain over Burbage Moor

Rain over Burbage Moor Sian Vernon, 2018 Pastel on paper BUY ORIGINAL 9×12 inches BUY PRINT A4 Just released, this brooding pastel painting inspired by Burbage Moor and an approaching rainstorm obscuring the distant hills. There’s lots more Peak District art and prints available for sale in my Folksy shop – please click and haveContinue reading “Rain over Burbage Moor”