Peak District art gifts for Christmas

Buying my original Peak District inspired moorland art for Christmas? Please make sure you order from my Folksy shop by Friday 17th December 2021. I will be doing my last post office run on Saturday 18th. My Folksy shop will be closed between Christmas and New Year. My Redbubble store will remain open throughout theContinue reading “Peak District art gifts for Christmas”

NEWS: Folksy Local Online Christmas Markets 2021

I’m very excited to be taking part in the Folksy Local Online Christmas Markets on 27th & 28th November 2021. It will be a great opportunity to buy unique gifts from artists and makers in your local area (or further afield in the UK) without having to deal with the crowds! I will be oneContinue reading “NEWS: Folksy Local Online Christmas Markets 2021”

Christmas orders

Hi! Just a quick note about Christmas orders for my Peak District landscape art and prints. For UK Christmas delivery please order ASAP, and by Fri 18/12/20 at the latest. I am posting orders out the following morning as much as possible, but please allow up to 3 days for me to get to theContinue reading “Christmas orders”

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”

SKETCHBOOK: Owler Tor, Longshaw

A sunny Spring walk on the Longshaw Estate with a quick stop to sketch Owler Tor. If you’re travelling along the A6187 from Sheffield/Fox House towards Hathersage, this gritstone tor is on your left hand side, opposite the Surprise View car park. I’m really enjoying sketching with these Derwent Inktense watercolour blocks at the momentContinue reading “SKETCHBOOK: Owler Tor, Longshaw”