Emma Cownie

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This is about two very different artists who lived on different sides of the world almost 80 years apart. Although their lives and times were very different their response to difficult times, although superficially seemingly very different, have a lot in common.

The first artist is called is Evelyn Dunbar. I fell in love with this painting of hers when I happened across it the other day. …


Emma Cownie — landscape artist

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Rhossili Bay is a vast beach. The beach is 3 miles long. Photos do not do it justice.

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Rhossili Beach

A number of landmarks are frequently photographed (and painted) along this great expanse — Worms Head the tidal island, named by Viking sailors, that stretches along at the Southern end of the bay, the old rectory that looks out from the middle of the shelf above the beach and in the midst of the sand, the wreck of the Helvetia. …

About

Emma Cownie

I am a contemporary landscape artist, who specializes in painting the Irish landscape.