Mother and child taking a walk in the countryside.

A watercolor painting of a mother and child walking. They are walking under some trees that cast a beautiful pattern of light and shade on the ground.

#22 ・ ”Mother and Child Taking a Walk in the Countryside” ・ Kuju ・ 31.8 x 41 cm (12.5″ x 16″) ・ $120 ・ Recently, we went to a cafe called Mizushi no Mori.The cafe is in a beautiful national park called Kuju.​My friend, Mark Truscott, who makes sculpture, had an exhibition there.His theme is on Budo – which I’ve probably misspelled.But basically […]

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Beppu Bay

A watercolor painting of Beppu bay in Oita prefecture, Japan at evening time.

#21 ・ ”Beppu Bay” ・ Oita ・ 31.8 x 41 cm (12.5″ x 16″) ・ $120 ・ I love to paint the sea. It is so beautiful.This is Beppu bay in Oita prefecture, Japan. About 2 years ago I often went here in the evening time to watch the sunset and paint.Wonderful times.​Hopefully, I’ll go again this year.​ BUYING DETAILS

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Bright Lights in the Rain

Watercolor painting of bright car lights in the rain.

#20 ・ ”Bright Lights in the Rain” ・ Oita ・ 31.8 x 41 cm (12.5″ x 16″) ・ $120 ・Watercolor painting of bright lights in the rainOita city in Japan.​ BUYING DETAILS

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By the Bridge

A watercolor painting of people by the side of a bridge at evening time.

#19 ・ ”People by the Bridge” ・ Oita ・ 31.8 x 41 cm (12.5″ x 16″) ・ $120 ・ A watercolor painting of people by the side of a bridge at evening time.This is my local river, Oita river. I love to walk here because it’s one of the few open and green places in the city. There’s also a lot of interesting things […]

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Harajiri Waterfall

A watercolor painting of the famous and beautiful Harajiri waterfall in Oita prefecture, Japan.

#18 ・ ”Harajiri Waterfall” ・ Oita ・ 31.8 x 41 cm (12.5″ x 16″) ・ $120 ・ A watercolor painting of Harajiri waterfall in Ogata, Oita prefecture.This was from a lovely family trip during Golden week – a special week in Japan when there are many national holidays clustered together.​ BUYING DETAILS

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Rainy Road at Night

A watercolor painting of a rainy road at night.

#17 Rainy Road at NightA watercolor painting of a rainy road at night.

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Rural Fires

A watercolor painting of a rural fire.

#16 Rural FireA watercolor painting of a rural fire.I really loved the way the smoke created a slightly abstract image.

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City Light

A watercolor painting of a crossing in Oita city, Japan. I wanted to have the building glowing because of the sunlight.

#15 ・ ”City Light” ・ Oita ・ 31.8 x 41 cm (12.5″ x 16″) ・ $120 ・ A watercolor painting of a road crossing in Oita city, Japan.I wanted to have a building glowing in the last light of the sun.Please feel free to leave a comment, they are much appreciated.​God bless,​Gareth. BUYING DETAILS

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Little Girl on a Swing

A watercolor painting of a little girl on a swing.

#14 Little Girl on a Swing.A watercolor painting of a little girl on a swing.On a family trip during Golden Week we came to a small, pleasant Japanese village. We took a lovely walk around it. And we found this swing which my daughter enjoyed greatly.

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Farming Houses in Kunisaki

A watercolor painting taken from the top of a reservoir and looking down at a cluster farming houses in Kunisaki, near Otamachi.

#13 ・ ”Farming Houses in Kunisaki” ・ Otamachi, Kunisaki ・ 31.8 x 41 cm (12.5″ x 16″) ・ $120  ・  “Farming Houses in Kunisaki” or “View from a Reservoir” are my first attempts at making a title for this painting.Which do you like best?I think the first one is too prosaic so I might go for the second one.If you have another idea […]

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