more calculations for the big painting…
Work begins on the Pellew, a 24 ft painting in 6 panels (hexaptych) of a 1852 Falmouth Pilot Cutter from drawings by Luke Powell, being built in Truro by ‘Working Sail’. This painting is for the National Maritime Museum of Cornwall show in 2019.
Starting a four panel painting (quadriptych) of a Falmouth Quay Punt.
At the Royal Academy with Mary Day
Yes, “Mary Day” has made it into the Royal Academy’s 250th Summer Exhibition!
The show runs from 12th June to 19th August.
See Jardine Press for James’ other prints
It’s good to get back on the water after all the exhibition excitement!
Talk at Messum’s yesterday: “James Dodds and the Art of Preservation”. James Dodds with Hannah Cunliffe from National Historic Ships UK, a government-funded independent organisation devoted to the conservation of historic vessels in the UK.