Across the Howe Towards Glen Esk, produced in a
limited edition of 300, captures the Howe of the Mearns in
early Summer. The view is from the Garvock Hill - a spot
known locally as the 'Three-Cornered Woodie' - looking
West over the Howe towards Laurencekirk and Fettercairn.
In the foreground, a tangle of roadside plants stands before
fields of ripening barley as the land falls away down the
Garvock. In the middle distance, familiar field patterns - so
characteristic of the Mearns at this time of year - are present.
Fields of drying rape and uncut grass contrast with the
lighter tones of wheat and barley in a landscape punctuated
by dark lines of trees. In the miiddle distance Denlethen - a
wooded area which features in most of my Winter
At the heart of this composition is a strong sense of place
and a sense that the Grampians mark the beginning of a
landscape that is essentially Highland and quite different
from the Howe.
Across the Howe Towards Glen Esk measures 44 X 32 cm and is printed on 250 gsm silk art paper. Each copy is
numbered and signed. The printers, Halcon Ltd of Stonehaven, have an established reputation as specialists in producing fine
Across the Howe is available directly from me at £80 (including postage & packing). Please email me to place an order.
Across the Howe, Towards Glen Esk - Limited Edition Fine Art Print
Across the Howe, Towards Glen Esk