Genoveses after the storms

Genoveses beach looking out to sea

As a sequel to our last post here are some photos of Genoveses beach near San Jose this morning after the storms.

Looking towards San Jose

A Levante wind was stirring up the sea and unlike August there were more bits of flotsam than tourists on the beach but the water was warm and we braved a swim but did not venture too far in.

Genoveses looking south

The weather has since calmed down during the day and we can now look forward to a settled September.

Countryside with prickly pears behind Genoveses

The countryside has benefited from the rain and is looking fresher.

A couple more photos on http://coloursofspain.wordpress.com

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About Margaret Merry

I grew up in Falmouth, Cornwall, England where, after leaving Falmouth High School, I spent a year at Falmouth School of Art. Then followed three years at Hornsey College of Art in London where I obtained a Diploma in Art and Design. I then spent a post-graduate year at the West of England College of Art in Bristol where I gained an Art Teacher?s Diploma and a Certificate in Education of the University of Bristol. I lived and worked in Truro for over 30 years and became one of Cornwall's most popular artists. My paintings have been exhibited in New York, Tokyo, Paris and London and have been bought by collectors from all over the world. I have published 4 books which became local bestsellers - 'The Natural History of a Westcountry City', 'Margaret Merry's Cornish Garden Sketchbook', 'Sea & Sail' and 'Tidal Reaches'. In 2002 I moved to Spain and now live in the little coastal village of Las Negras in the heart of the Parque Natural de Cabo de Gata. I now get my inspiration from the dramatic scenery of Andalucia and its old cities, towns and villages which I usually capture in watercolour. I also enjoy figurative art, particularly nudes and dancers. For these paintings I use artists' soft pastels. I have written and illustrated 3 children's books - The Wise Old Boar, The Lonely Digger and The Adventure of Princess The Pony - which have been published in the USA.
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One Response to Genoveses after the storms

  1. jeune01 says:

    Wonderful photos again Margaret………….regards….June

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