Below Wheal Owles, 4th March, 2015, 2.30pm

below wheal owles march 4-2015-2.30pm

Plein air, oil on board apprx. 15 x 24cm

A fine, bright day with a strong northwest wind. Curtains of sea spray torn from the crashing waves below are driven up the steep cliff faces as a salty mist.  During bad winter storms you can taste the salt in the air over a mile inland from the ocean.