Summer Sailing

A bright colourful seascape which displays a row of local yachts racing along in the late Summer sunshine. I was inspired to paint this as this view appeared as I was looking down the hill while sitting in the morning sun having a morning coffee. With the tree at the side of the scene it was a perfect subject . It is painted in a loose fashion to create movement with emphasis on the bright coloured yachts and sun on the white sails contrasting with the deep turquoise sea. Near the foreshore the waves are a little green as the water gets a bit shallower. The distant Mainland buildings and distant yachts are indicated with brushstrokes against the pale purple cloud above the horizon.


  • acrylic
  • painting
  • waves
  • water
  • seascape
  • colourful
  • sea
  • boats
  • marine
  • tree
  • clouds
  • land
  • sails
  • yachts
  • ripples
  • distant
  • distantsails

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76 x 61 cm
2 Years ago

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(ruler scale: 2m  -  6'6")

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About the artist

Sandra Francis

An artist who has devoted her life to painting and drawing in many media and subjects since early childhood.


297 works in painting

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Seaview United Kingdom
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