Drying Sails in Dock

Woodie

Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Artist's Description

2,160 views and 15+ features wef 12 Feb 2015
I’ve just re-established contact with the owner of this painting and have obtained a large hi-res image for display on RB. I hope you like it.
Gun/cannon ports painted to deter pirates attacking these merchant ships on the high seas.
It’s acrylic on canvas board. 18 × 24″, 1983 I think.

Featured in This EXCEPTIONAL EKPHRASIS Artwork 2010
Featured “Best in Show” in Painters Universe Group, May 8th 2010
Featured in Top Ten, Painters Universe, “Alphabet Series Challenge” 16 August 2010
Featured in “RedBubble Featured Paintings page” 2nd March 2011
Featured in Traditional Wooden Boats, 2 March 2011
Featured Artist of the Week, in Traditional Wooden Boats, 4th March 2011
Featured in Shameless Self-Promotion 4th July 2011
1st place in Trad Wooden Boat Top Ten Challenge 10 July 2011
Featured in TopTen OLD FASHION ? REMEMBERING THE PAST CHALLENGE in Painters’ Universe 3 March 2012
Featured in Vintage Transportation Group 8 March 2012
Featured in “TopTen” DeeZ 5Cs Awards Showcase June 2012
Featured in Painted Nature Group 1 July 2012
Featured in Top 10 Painted Nature 22 July 2012
Featured in Top 10 Painters Universe 12 Aug 2012 with 5 votes, winner 7 votes
Featured in Love of Boats “Artists Painters challenge” top Ten. Came 2nd with 8 votes 1st 9votes, 13 November 2012
Featured in 1,000 Plus, 12 Feb 2015
Pick of the Week in Painters Academics 7 February 2013
Painted Nature And Object Group choose this lovely work as: BEST TRANSPORT ART OF THE MONTH! March 2013
Top10 place with 7 votes, Love of Boats, paintings only, 31 May 2013
Won Love of Boats, “Fully Rigged / Brig / and Ship of the Line” challenge with 6 votes, 26 February 2014
Top10, Avatar challenge, Love of Boats, got 4 votes, winner got 5. 5th Oct 2014

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