Whitby – Towards Sandsend

05 Towards Sandsend
When I drive to Whitby I park up the top, say hello to the seagull on top of Captain Cook’s statue, then walk across to look at this view.

I stand there for as long as it takes for me to feel connected again with Whitby and the sea.

Only then to I move on to enjoy the rest of my visit.

David

Availability of Paintings

I do my paintings using Brushes App.
They are done on my iPad.
That means the original image is on a computer rather than on paper or canvas.

I print them off on a good quality printer to good quality paper (or canvas).
I then have them mounted and framed and hang them on my wall.

I have chosen, almost from the beginning, to display them on the web as photos
of the paintings. To put the computer image up would be tantamount to giving my
art away and that does not seem right somehow.

I could sell framed copies (I have sold some) but to be honest I have no
motivation to put in the effort and energy which doing that requires. I would
much rather use that effort and energy in making more paintings.

I have also had requests from people who would like particular paintings on
their own walls and I have invariably allowed them to use the computer image to
print them off.

So, pondering all that, I have decided that the way forward will be  –

1. I will continue to display on the web using photos of paintings.

2. If you would like a copy for your wall then email me and I will send you a
computer image.

3. If you do print it off and hang it on your wall then I ask two things –

A. You take a photo and email it to me.
That would be nice for me.

and

B. You make a donation to a charity of your choice.
I have no desire to know the amount (none of my business)
But it would be nice to know which charity.

So that is the deal

David

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2 Responses to “Whitby – Towards Sandsend”

  1. Its wonderful seeing all these pictures again! I feel as though I am visiting an art gallery! 🙂

    The colours in this picture fascinate me but I cant explain why. Suffice to say they draw me back to look again and stay with it, so I would say that is a great thing for an artist to know.

    Love you loads

    Christine

    Xxx

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