Ashwinstudio art blog

Paintings, contemporary sculpture and furniture by Ashley Baldwin-Smith


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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Inside My Art Studio

10th October, 2018 - Ashley

Thought I would post a few shots of inside the studio including recent paintings. Here is a painting I have just completed that depicts Hauxton wood in late summer. I listen to […]

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Hauxton In Spring – Landscape Oil Painting

3rd October, 2018 - Ashley

Another in my series of paintings that depict the changing seasons Hauxton along the River Cam in Cambridgeshire. This painting is of bright May morning and is worked up from sketches, colour […]

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Interviewed on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire

27th September, 2018 - Ashley

I was invited to appear on Dotty McLeod Breakfast Show, BBC Radio Cambridgeshire, to discuss a new survey that found Fenland is the country‚Äôs unhappiest place. I took one of my paintings […]

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