Coastel, Stanley Harbour by Tony Stubbs

Coastel, Stanley Harbour

Coastels were really oilrig accomodation barges, used in the Falklands as accomdation for serviemen serving in or near Port Stanley.

When this particular Coastel ended her service in the FI, she was towed back to the UK and pressed into service as a prison.
This picture is now sold.

200mm x 290mm
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excellent!very nice!5*
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Tony StubbsRapidly leaving 65 behind
Working part time as lecturer(electronic engineering), but try to keep my hand in.
No real formal training , but copious encouragement by inspiring art teacher has has kept me motivated even after over forty years!
I like to work in many mediums, acrylic, watercolour, pastel, ink, pencil, coloured pencil, charcoal etc and sometimes experiment with mixing with various degrees of success.
I am now trying to escape from the tight painting style that I have been used to doing, examples of which are seen here.
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