Tuesday, December 30

Y is for Yule...Jonathan Yule


I came across a new artist - well new to me. Jonathan Yule
The paintings of the farming subjects are so vivid and real. We live opposite a sheep farmer and these scenes could be Ronnie himself.

I have always liked Hares in art and for my Christmas present Jon chose one I had admired at a nearby gallery in Thornton-le-Dale. Once the Christmas tree has been taken down and put away I have the perfect spot ready!

Watch this space!

12 comments:

  1. I absolutely adore this Denise - as you know, I collect hares. Might be winging our way over to Thornton before too long in the new year to see whether they have any others.

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  2. That is stunning! Show me anything to do with Hares and I'm captured. I'll be checking out the artist soon. x

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  3. I like Jonathan Yule's paintings because the colours are so subtle. And anything withares has my vote too.

    Happy New Year to you all.

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  4. Evocative picture - stirs the imagination. Love those dancing Hares.

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  5. That is a beautiful, delicate picture.
    I'm sure it will deserve pride of place.

    Maggie x

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  6. What a wonderful Christmas present.
    Love the way the one cow is checking out the hares dancing (fighting) in the mist.

    cheers, parsnip

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  7. That is a beautiful painting. Happy New Year.

    FRANKLY MY DEAR

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  8. Such a fun, playful take on a scene in a pasture. Wonder what the cows must see!

    Happy New Year.

    Janis & David

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  9. What a charming painting :) I love it! Wishing you both a Happy and Healthy New Year.

    Don't know if you've ever come across the Moonlight and Hares blog, but I thought you might enjoy it.

    http://moonlightandhares.blogspot.ca/

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  10. That is a wonderful picture Denise, just love the boxing hares and the sort of bemused look on the faces of the cattle... love it !
    love Di xx
    looking forward to seeing it hung!

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  11. That is gorgeous! Beats my sonic screwdriver ...

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Thank you for your comments, always nice to know somebody has taken the time to let me know what they think.

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