What's the story? - People have been asking Richard to do a painting of Swanage for sometime now. We made a visit one rainy summers day and when we looked at the photos Rich decided the focus of the painting was going to be Wellington Clock Tower. The light in his photos weren't quite right so after a bit of internet searching he found the perfect shot taken by Richard Holway, a keen walker in this area, who kindly gave Richard the permission to use the shot. Rich still managed to get cars into the painting - look closely enough and you will see three VW vans on the quayside, 1 red, 1 blue, 1 yellow.
Prints and Posters
These are created from Richard's original painting, we print them ourselves using a method known as Giclėe, the paper is 100% cotton with a gentle texture. A4 and A3 prints will arrive cello wrapped with a recycled cardboard backing ready for framing. A2 prints will be send rolled in a cardboard tube. Richard signs all prints.
A4 Print - 210mm x 297mm
A3 Print - 297mm x 420mm
A2 Print - 420mm x 594mm
Want to know more?
Giclée Printing - this involves squirting or spraying microscopic dots of pigment based-inks onto high quality art paper (not as messy as it sounds!). The print is colour corrected to attain the closest possible match to the original artwork and will keep its vibrant colours for many years to come.
Paper - we use a natural soft textured bright white matt 315gsm paper. The paper's bright white base and gentle texture delivers a quality print with a wide colour gamut, it's 100% acid free and accredited by the Fine Art Trade Guild as being of archival quality.
Free delivery on all prints - We send the prints via myHermes so you will be able to track your order and we will know they have been delivered safely!
Visit the Studio - If you live nearby we are happy for you to come and collect your print or look at the full collection. Richard is always happy to discuss his work and will take on board any suggestions for future paintings!
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