Ashwinstudio art blog

Paintings, contemporary sculpture and furniture by Ashley Baldwin-Smith


West Runton Morning After The Storm

27th November, 2018 - Ashley

Decided to take a painting and camping trip to West and East Runton in early October where I made a number sketches and plein air painting studies. During the second night of […]

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Byron’s Pool Wood oil painting

1st November, 2018 - Ashley

I painted this after a lovely summer walk through Byron’s Pool wood. Byron’s Pool Wood Oil on canvas 50 x 50 cm

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Byron’s Pool Walk, along the River Cam and Trumpington Meadows

23rd October, 2018 - Ashley

My aim with this painting, was to capture the transient light and the feeling I experienced in the landscape, and I intentionally used large expressive brushstrokes, a limited palette and allowed the […]

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Cley Beach Looking Towards Salthouse

22nd October, 2018 - Ashley

Plein air oil painting study of Cley beach and nature reserve looking towards Salthouse. I painted this from my campervan, parked up on the beach, in between cups of tea. 24 x […]

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Cley Beach Plein Air Painting

22nd October, 2018 - Ashley

This is one of the plein air studies I made during a painting and camping trip to the beautiful Norfolk coast in October. I had to work very quickly to capture the […]

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