Ashwinstudio art blog

Paintings, contemporary sculpture and furniture by Ashley Baldwin-Smith


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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Cromer Beach plein air

30th April, 2018 - Ashley

I painted this plein air study over Easter in Cromer on very grey day. It is a very fast study using a very limited palette and quick large brushstrokes. Cromer Beach Oil […]

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Morning On The River Cam oil painting

27th April, 2018 - Ashley

On a mid February morning I headed to Paradise Fen Nature Reserve in Newnham, Cambridge to sketch and photograph the River Cam. From the sketches and photos I worked up this new […]

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Fenland Roots, metal sculpture commission

3rd April, 2018 - Ashley

Someone recently posted on of my commissioned sculptures on social media – Fenland Roots is displayed at the Wetherspoon, The Hippodrome, March along with a nice plaque.

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