Pencil Drawing (enhanced) of a Clipper Ship based on the Cutty Sark

Photographic Prints

Dennis Melling

Drobeta Turnu Severin, Romania

  • Product
  • Product
  • Available
  • Artist
  • Artwork Comments 71

Sizing Information

Small 10.7" x 8.0"
Medium 16.0" x 12.0"
Large 21.3" x 16.0"
X large 26.7" x 20.0"


  • Superior quality silver halide prints
  • Archival quality Kodak Endura paper
  • Lustre: Professional photo paper with a fine grain pebble texture
  • Metallic: Glossy finish and metallic appearance to create images with exceptional visual interest and depth



Cases & Skins

Wall Art

Home Decor



Artist's Description

A moment in time – 22705 views on 13/03/2016.

No image may be reproduced, copied, edited, published, or uploaded without my permission.

I spent many years living and travelling on a sailing yacht.

My graphite pencil drawing of a Clipper Ship at top speed, computer enhanced by Andy’s brushes AOP in DAP

When I was recovering from a heart operation and had lots of time on my hands I began pencil drawing and acrylic painting. Since I lived and travelled on a yacht, my favourite subject was the sea, ships and especially old sailing ships.
To help in positioning and perspective I bought a kit of the Cutty Sark and after assembly and fitting sails this became my model for all my drawings and paintings, of Clipper Ships from then on.

Based on the Cutty Sark, the last of the great tea clippers.

My original sketch
Information from the history of Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark has travelled across the world, sailing under both the Red Ensign and the Portuguese flag, visiting every major port in the world through the course of her working life. In admiration of her beauty and in recognition of her fame, she was preserved for the nation by Captain Wilfred Dowman in 1922.

Since then, the old clipper has been berthed in Falmouth and Greenhithe, finally arriving at her current resting place in Greenwich in 1954.

Artwork Comments

  • LordTemplar
  • Dennis Melling
  • CeePhotoArt
  • Dennis Melling
  • shanghaiwu
  • Dennis Melling
  • Debbie Robbins
  • Dennis Melling
  • pat gamwell
  • Dennis Melling
  • Mike Oxley
  • Dennis Melling
  • Cindy Schnackel
  • Dennis Melling
  • Bootiewootsy
  • Dennis Melling
  • PhotosByHealy
  • Dennis Melling
  • RicIanH
  • Dennis Melling
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10% off

for joining the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.