A wet start. Gave up at Rannoch. Persevered. Went to River Coupall, got brighter and brighter.

River Coupall Carpark off A82,

OS: 384 20 5 54 9

 

Waters of Buachaille Etive More, Oil on Canvas, Framed Size: 67 x 67 cm, Price: £1,500

 

 

Misty morning. Drove down to Loch Gour, walked coast for a while. Finally painted a Loch Gour. Large spiders and toads.’ 

Glen Gour, Ardgoar

OS: 391 97 5 63 2

 

Loch nan Gabhar, Oil on Canvas, Framed Size: 77 x 67 cm, Price: £1,800

 

 

7:00 start. Superb day. Gannets diving, seals bobbing about. Then studies of oyster catchers.

N End Iona

OS: 373 38 9 26 3

 

North to Findlay’s Rock, Oil on Canvas, Framed Size: 56 x 56 cm, Price: £1,100

 

 

Got brighter, thankfully. All day painting at N beach. Very warm.

N Beach Iona

OS: 373 29 5 26 1

 

Summer Days, Iona, Oil on Canvas, Framed Size: 65 x 41 cm, Price: £900

 

 

Up at 5:00 for 6:00. Start painting with view of Cuillins NR Strollamus. Cotton grass brilliant. Curlews/ Common snipes/Drumming wings. Fantastic place, sketched cotton grass till dusk.

Off B Road Carbost – Glenbrittle

OS: 411 40 6 29 3

 

Ford at Glen Sligachan, Oil on Canvas, Framed Size: 77 x 77 cm, Price: £2,000