Even though there is a considerable amount of detail in the painting (particularly on the boats), I have kept most of the painting quite loose and painterly in appearance.
Eleonora, Ranger and Velsheda
This painting is based on a photograph by Alex Irwin
Acrylic on Gallery Slim (21mm deep) medium grain cotton canvas made by Fine Art Canvases
28 x 36 x 0.75 inches (71.12 cm x 91.4 cm x 2.1 cm)
7th to 22nd September 2015
Total number of hours worked
This painting was sold at The Gallery at Ice, Windsor, on 26th July 2016.
This painting captures Eleonora taking part in the 2015 Round The Island Race: one of the races which formed part of the Royal Yacht Squadron's Bicentenial International Regetta. Also featured in the painting are J-Class yachts J5: Ranger and JK7: Velsheda.