Original Acrylic Painting, Fishing in the Gambia

Community Fishing in the Gambia

Community Fishing in the Gambia

I’ve tried several times to take a picture of this painting. I framed it under glass so it always reflected a light or shadows. This time I took it out of the frame before taking the photo, but it still shows a bit of light reflected from the window.

Promoting Authors, Artists, and Poets













http:// Your website here. and then copy this list to your next post.

This will help promote others as well as raising your own profile.

About caroleparkes

My husband calls me a butterfly because I flit from one hobby to another. Apart from being a wife for 52 years, a mother of three sons, and a grandmother, I'm also an author, genealogist, amateur artist, a lover of most needlecrafts, and occasional poet. Of the above, my most enduring interest has been writing and I hope to be doing it well into old age.
This entry was posted in Books, Original Paintings, Travel, Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

13 Responses to Original Acrylic Painting, Fishing in the Gambia

  1. Kathleen says:

    Love your painting!


  2. jan says:

    What a lovely painting – beaches are not easy to paint but you’ve done a great job of capturing the grainy quality of sand! Jan


  3. Jane Thorne says:

    You evoke the feeling and colour of Africa so beautifully with this one Carole ❤


  4. That is stunning Carole 😀


    • caroleparkes says:

      Thank you Chris. By the way, thanks for reblogging my previous post ‘Lets Lirn Inglish Grammer 3’. I looked on your site for somewhere to thank you, but could only see your e-mail address. I wanted to give you credit publicly as you’ve always given me (and many others) lots of support.


  5. Penticular says:

    And to think that so many people just work the 40 hrs and watch TV, you are amazing artist, and power to us all, God Bless You MRS. Parkse


    • caroleparkes says:

      Thank you for your lovely comment, but you give me far more credit than I’m worth. These paintings are over a five year period, my craft items from about ten years ago, and my stories were written over many years. I spent over twelve years of my life on my family history and during this time I hardly did any writing apart from family histories. So the items I post are not newly completed and I’m definitely not some kind of superwoman. I only wish i were, ha ha. 🙂


  6. Still a dreamy quality about it. Kind of hazy, as if heat is rising. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

I'd love to hear your views.

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.