Staithes Sketchbook by Sue Nichol

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A week in Staithes, sketching and taking photos to keep me busy painting over the winter.


sketches, pastels, staithes, boats, sue nichol

My love of the sea stems from my childhood. I was born in Hartlepool on the North East coast and visited the little fishing village of Staithes often, as I still do today. The fishing cobles to be found on the North East coast serve as my models.

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  • rosalin
    rosalinover 3 years ago

    awww, Gorgeous paintings Sue ….. So glad you are here ! :))

  • Thank you dear friend, so glad to be back!

    – Sue Nichol

  • louma Rabah
    louma Rabahover 3 years ago

    a great sketchbook!!

  • Thank you Louma

    – Sue Nichol

  • annickmckenzie
    annickmckenzieover 3 years ago
    Fabulous sketchbook Sue..can’t wait to see what you will paint over the next few months…
  • Thanks Annick – I am very excited about getting down to some serious painting!

    – Sue Nichol

  • Susan Duffey
    Susan Duffeyover 3 years ago

    wonderful work – just ahead of the snow

  • Thanks, Susan, I did snow as well only just getting out because I have a 4 wheel drive!

    – Sue Nichol

  • 1stImpressions
    1stImpressionsover 3 years ago

    stunning collection

  • Thank you so much.

    – Sue Nichol

  • nigelphoto
    nigelphotoover 3 years ago

    Love the sketches Sue, you’ve really caught the spirit of Staithes with simple clarity and economy of line – great art!

  • Thanks Nigel, I have sent you an email

    – Sue Nichol

  • Ann Mortimer
    Ann Mortimerover 3 years ago

    This is lovely and so interesting and inspiring. Thank you for sharing Sue!

  • Thank you, I did wonder if I should post it so that is very nice to hear.

    – Sue Nichol

  • Linda Ridpath
    Linda Ridpathover 3 years ago

    beautiful… that will keep you busy! x

  • Thank you and I am really looking forward to getting down to some painting.

    – Sue Nichol

  • Marriet
    Marrietover 3 years ago

    Many good ideas here to keep you reminded of the warmth
    of summer and inspire your paintings.

  • Thank you and although they look summerry they were done last week!

    – Sue Nichol

  • HannaAschenbach
    HannaAschenbachover 3 years ago

    beautiful collage !!

  • Thank you Hanna, I really enjoyed putting them all together…did it in photoshop.

    – Sue Nichol

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