I have recently begun to do etchings agin after many years of neglect. I now have access to a printing press and this is the first I have been pleased enough to share with others.
Mizpah is a double ender fishing boat in Staithes Beck
11 × 9″ on rough water colour paper. 178 views 8.6.11.


etching, boat, staithes, 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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  • Sally Griffin
    Sally Griffinover 3 years ago

    Amazing, Sue!! Interesting detail and effects of texture…like the moon peering thru! My eye keeps going there.

  • Thank you, Sally

    – Sue Nichol

  • Randy Sprout
    Randy Sproutover 3 years ago

    Wonderfully graphic and full of great ink!

  • Thank you Randy!

    – Sue Nichol

  • nigelphoto
    nigelphotoover 3 years ago

    Lovely draftsmanship, flowing lines, Favorite!

  • thank you Nigel, and for the fave :))

    – Sue Nichol

  • Woodie
    Woodieover 3 years ago

    Wonderful work Sue
    What size is it?
    Cheers neil

  • Thank you Neil, 11 × 9′

    – Sue Nichol

  • timmburgess
    timmburgessover 3 years ago

    Must be 30years since i did any etchings,Nice use of the medium Sue….timm

  • thank you timm, even longer for me!

    – Sue Nichol

    GEORGE SANDERSONover 3 years ago

    Super etching Sue !

  • Thank you, George!

    – Sue Nichol

  • rosalin
    rosalinover 3 years ago


  • Thank you Rosalin. :))

    – Sue Nichol

  • seeya
    seeyaover 3 years ago

    Terrific work, love the wonderful lines. Sandy

  • Thank you so much, Sandy.

    – Sue Nichol

  • jainiemac
    jainiemacover 3 years ago

    beautiful work !!

  • Thank you so much, Jane, hope you enjoy your new role as a host.

    – Sue Nichol

    JUSTARTover 3 years ago

    great work

  • Thank you :))

    – Sue Nichol

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