Older Quick Sketches


I'm still in the process of uploading drawings here, when I have the time, there's hundreds to go yet. No particular order. Most are rapid sketches, but some are more considered.

Path to Stickle Tarn, Great Langdale, Lake District
Path to Stickle Tarn, Great Langdale, Lake District. Artist - Keith Melling

Path to Stickle Tarn, Great Langdale, Lake District 1995}
French sepia ink
Artist: Keith Melling

On Swirl How, Lake District
On Swirl How, Lake District. Drawing - Keith Melling

On Swirl How, Lake District
Pencil
Artist: Keith Melling

View from Hart Crag towards Patterdale
View from Hart Crag towards Patterdale. Sketch: Keith Melling

View from Hart Crag towards Patterdale, Lake District 1992
Drawing
Artist: Keith Melling

Old road roller at Oakhead caravan site, Ayside, Cumbria
Old road roller at Oakhead caravan site, Ayside, Cumbria. Drawing: Keith Melling

Old road roller at Oakhead caravan site, Ayside, Cumbria
Pencil drawing
Artist: Keith Melling

Travalgon near St. Ives 1993
Travalgon near St. Ives 1993. Artist: Keith Melling

Travalgon near St. Ives 1993.
There was an incredible rocky coastline.
French sepia ink
Artist: Keith Melling

Porthmeor Beach, St.Ives, Cornwall
Porthmeor Beach, St.Ives, Cornwall. Sketch: Keith Melling

Porthmeor Beach, St.Ives, Cornwall
Pencil
Artist: Keith Melling

Rocks at Pentewan, Cornwall
Rocks at Pentewan, Cornwall. Artist: Keith Melling

Rocks at Pentewan, Cornwall 1993
Pen and watercolour
Artist: Keith Melling

Red Tarn and Bowfell, Lake District
Red Tarn and Bowfell, Lake District. Drawing: Keith Melling

Red Tarn and Bowfell, Lake District 1992
Pencil
Artist: Keith Melling

Loch Eil from Corpach, Scotland
Loch Eil from Corpach, Scotland. Artist: Keith Melling

Loch Eil from Corpach, Scotland 2000
French sepia ink
Artist : Keith Melling

High Tilberthwaite Force, Cumbria
High Tilberthwaite Force, Cumbria. Sketch - Keith Melling

11/03/92 High Tilberthwaite Force, Cumbria

Fleetwith Pike, Buttermere, Lakeland
Fleetwith Pike, Buttermere, Lakeland. Drawing by Keith Melling

03/07/00 Fleetwith Pike, Buttermere, Lakeland.
Showing Honister Crag.
Pencil
Artist -  Keith Melling

Yewbarrow from Wastwater, Lakeland, Cumbria
Yewbarrow from Wastwater. Artist Keith Melling

02/06/00 Yewbarrow from Wastwater, Lake District, Cumbria
French sepia ink
Artist - Keith Melling

OakTrees at Oakhead, Ayside, Cumbria

01/06/00 OakTrees at Oakhead, Ayside, Cumbria
French sepia ink
Artist - Keith Melling

Pen-y-ghent from Norber 2000
Pen-y-ghent from Norber 2000. Artist - Keith Melling

Pen-y-ghent from Norber 2000
French sepia ink
Artist - Keith Melling

Stile near Barrowford Locks
Stile near Barrowford Locks. Drawing Keith Melling

Stile near Barrowford Locks, Nelson, Lancashire 06/06/88

Pendle Hill from Cross Hill Lane near Rimington
Pendle hill from Cross Hill Lane near Rimington. Sketch Keith Melling

Pendle Hill from Cross Hill Lane near Rimington, Lancashire 1988

Pavey Ark & Stickle Tarn
Pavey Ark & Stickle Tarn. Sketch Keithy Melling

Pavey Ark & Stickle Tarn 17/09/92

Two Slab Pots 1972
Two Slab Pots 1972. Drawing Keith Melling

Two Slab Pots 1972

View from Bruach na Frithe, Cuillins, Skye
View from Bruach na Frithe, Cuillins, Skye. Sketch Keith Melling

24/08/94 View from Bruach na Frithe, Cuillins, Skye

Glaciated rocks, Coire Lagon,Skye
23/08/1994 Glaciated rocks, Coire Lagon,Skye. Sketch Keith Melling

23/08/1994 Glaciated rocks, Coire Lagon, Glen Brittle, Skye 

Barn at Malham, Yorkshire Dales
Barn at Malham, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch Keith Melling

25/04/91
Barn at Malham

Rocks on the shore, Le Littoral, France
Rocks on the shore, Le Littoral, France. drawing Keith Melling

Rocks on the shore, Le Littoral, France 1997

Strid, Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales
Strid, Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch Keith Melling

Strid, Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales
Pen drawing 1992

Farm Buildings, Torver, Lake District
Farm Buildings, Torver, Lake District. Drawing by Keith Melling

Farm Buildings, Torver, Lake District
An old sketch from 26/06/92

Langdale Pikes from Side Pike, Lakeland
Langdale Pikes from Side Pike, Lakeland. Watercolour sketch Keith Melling

Langdale Pikes from Side Pike, Lakeland
Watercolour sketch 29/06/92

Oak Head Farm, Ayside, Cumbria
Oak Head Farm, Ayside, Cumbria. Drawing Keith Melling

Oak Head Farm, Ayside, Cumbria
Drawing 28/06/92

Sandy Hall Lane, near Fence, Lancashire

1985 (an older sketch)
Sandy Hall Lane leading up to Noggarth, Lancashire.
This view is looking down the lane

At Leeds Piano Festival
At Leeds piano fesival

14/9/12
At Leeds piano festival

 

Ingleborough from below Southerscales Fell, Yorkshire Dales
Ingleborough from below Southerscales Fell, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch:Keith Melling

02/09/12
Ingleborough from below Southerscales Fell, Yorkshire Dales

Pendle from Green Lane above Grindleton (near Clitheroe), Lancashire
Pendle from Green Lane above Grindleton, Lancashire. Sketch: Keith Melling

24/08/12
Pendle from Green Lane above Grindleton (near Clitheroe), Lancashire

 

Above Skyreholme, near Appletreewick, Yorkshire Dales
Above Skyreholme, near Appletreewick, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

12/08/12
Above Skyreholme, near Appletreewick, Yorkshire Dales
 

 

Grasmere, Cumbria
Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace. Lakeland. Sketch: Keith Melling

5/8/12
Grasmere from Loughrigg Terrace. Lakeland

 

The limestone pillar on Pen-y ghent Crags, Horton-in Ribblesdale, Yorkshire Dales
The limestone pillar on Pen-y ghent Crags, Horton-in Ribblesdale, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

25/07/12
The limestone pillar on Pen-y ghent Crags, Horton-in Ribblesdale, Yorkshire Dales

Park Fell and Ribblehead Station
View to Park Fell from Ribblehead, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

10/07/12
View to Park Fell and Ribblehead Station, Yorkshire Dales. Misty

 

Hawes Church, Wensleydale
Steep path to Hawes Church, Wensleydale, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

9/7/12
The steep path to Hawes Church, Wensleydale, Yorkshire Dales

 

Pendle Hill from above Happy Valley, Roughlee, Lancashire. Sketch: KeithMelling

06/06/12
Pendle Hill from above Happy Valley, Roughlee, Lancashire
 

Campsite at Redbridge near Oxford. Sketch: Keith Melling

23/05/12
Campsite at Redbridge near Oxford

 

A corner of Arncliffe from where I happened to be parked. Littondale, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

20/05/12
A corner of Arncliffe from where I happened to be parked. Littondale, Yorkshire Dales.

Arncliffe from Byre Banks Wood, Littondale, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

20/05/12
Arncliffe from Byre Banks Wood, Littondale, Yorkshire Dales.

 

Westgate Lane, Westhouse, near Ingleton, Yorkshire Dales

01/04/12
Westgate Lane, Westhouse, near Ingleton, Yorkshire Dales

Disused quarry, reclaimed by nature, on Boss Moor near Hetton, North Yorkshire. Sketch: Keith Melling

12/03/12
Disused quarry, reclaimed by nature, on Boss Moor near Hetton, North Yorkshire.

Above Desolation Valley near Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales. Snow and a pale afternoon moon. Sketch: Keith Melling

05/02/12
Above Desolation Valley near Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales. Snow and a pale afternoon moon.

The ancient Clam Bridge, Wycoller, Lancashire. Thought to be more than 1000 years old. Sketch: Keith Melling

11/12/11
The ancient Clam Bridge, Wycoller, Lancashire. Thought to be more than 1000 years old.

 

4/12/11
Edge Lane near Long Preston. Saw a bird with a peculiar large beak that turned out to be a Crossbill.

Foot House Gate by Black Moss Res. Barley, Lancashire. Sketch: Keith Melling

27/11/11
Foot House Gate by Black Moss Res. Barley, Lancashire.

An unnamed limestone gorge near Conistone, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

20/11/11
An unnamed limestone gorge near Conistone, Yorkshire Dales.

Dusk at Elterwater, reflections of Langdale Pikes, Lakeland. Sketch: Keith Melling

14/11/11
Dusk at Elterwater, reflections of Langdale Pikes, Lakeland

Barn above Conistone, Wharfedale, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

06/11/11
Barn above Conistone, Wharfedale, Yorkshire Dales

Sell Gill Holes on Harbour Scar Lane, near Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

23/10/11
Sell Gill Holes on Harbour Scar Lane, near Horton-in-Ribblesdale, Yorkshire Dales

 

Noggarth Quarry near Fence, Lancashire. Sketch: Keith Melling

16/10/11
At Noggarth Quarry near Fence, Lancashire

Long Lane Clapham, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

09/10/11
Misty Day. Rooks flying into the wind. Long Lane Clapham, Yorkshire Dales.

Waiting in the car, Barrowford, Nelson, Lancashire. Sketch:Keith Melling

07/10/11
Waiting in the car, Barrowford, Nelson, Lancashire 

Ringstone Hill from Crawshaw Lane, Catlow, near Nelson Lancashire. Sketch: Keith Melling

25/09/11
Ringstone Hill from Crawshaw Lane, Catlow, near Nelson Lancashire.

 

The Eea channel on Sandgate Marsh, Cark-in-Cartmel, Cumbria. Sketch: Keith Melling

22/09/11
The Eea channel on Sandgate Marsh, Cark-in-Cartmel, Cumbria.

Cottage backs at Barnard Castle,Teesdale, from Morrisons car park. Sketch: Keith Melling

02/09/11
Cottage backs at Barnard Castle,Teesdale, from Morrisons car park.

Trees by the Tees at Barnard castle, Teesdale. Sketch: Keith Melling

01/09/11
Trees by the Tees at Barnard castle, Teesdale.

Pen-y-ghent from above Crrummackdale, Yorkshire Dales. Keith Melling

21/08/11
Sunday
Pen-y-ghent from above Crrummackdale, Yorkshire Dales

 

View from Folkestone Warren campsite. Sketch: Keith Melling

26-06-11 Sunday
View from campervan where we stayed at Folkestone Warren campsite before our trip to France.

River Aire near Kirkby Malham. Sketch: Keith Melling

19/06/11 Sunday
River Aire near Kirkby Malham. Lots of sand martins flying low over the water and nesting in holes in the opposite bank.

Ash trees in the fields near Fence, Lancashire. Sketch: Keith Melling

17-06-11 Friday
Ash trees in the fields near Fence, Lancashire. Centre tree covered in ivy and enjoying better health than tree on left.

An Alder in the fields near Fence, Lancashire. Sketch: Keith Melling

11-06-14 Tuesday
An Alder in the fields near Fence, Lancashire

Barn near High Lane, Grassington. Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

11-06-12 Sunday
Barn near High Lane, Grassington. Yorkshire Dales

Looking over Silverdale Sands to Grange...tide just gone out. Sketch: Keith Melling

30-05-11
Monday
Looking over Silverdale Sands to Grange...tide just gone out.

Towards Sour Milk Gill waterfalls in Easegill near Grasmere, Cumbria. Sketch: Keith Melling

29-05-11
Sunday
Towards Sour Milk Gill waterfalls in Easegill near Grasmere, Cumbria.

Across Coniston Water from the track above High Nibthwaite. Sketch: Keith Melling

09-05-11. Across Coniston Water from the track above High Nibthwaite.
Sunny.

By Windermere at Fell Foot Park, Newby Bridge, Cumbria. Sketch: Keith Melling

24-04-11
Easter Sunday
By Windermere at Fell Foot Park, Newby Bridge, Cumbria

King Georges Hall, Blackburn
King Georges Hall, Blackburn. Sketch: Keith melling

15-04-11
Friday

King Georges Hall, Blackburn
Liverpool Philharmonic,
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No.2 Vasily Petrenko conductor
Sofya Gulyak piano

Another quick sketch. I tried to draw without moving my head much so I wouldn't annoy the audience near me. 

On Moor Lane near Hansons, above West Bradford, Lancashire. Keith melling

27-03-11
Sunday
On Moor Lane near Hansons, above West Bradford, Lancashire 

Dolgun Uchaf, Dolgellau, from Torrent Walk Campsite, Wales. Sketch: Keith Melling

26-03-11
Saturday
Dolgun Uchaf, Dolgellau, from Torrent Walk Campsite, Wales

Harlech Castle, Wales. Sketch:Keith Melling

25-03-11
Friday

Harlech Castle, Wales

Porth Llechog, Bull Bay, Anglesey, Wales. Sketch: Keith Melling

25-03-11
Friday

Porth Llechog, Bull Bay, Anglesey, Wales.

13-03-11
Sunday

Beezley Falls and Triple Spout... waterfalls at Ingleton. Yorkshire Dales

Sheds outside B&Q at night. Sketch: Keith Melling

08-0-11
Tuesday
Sheds outside B&Q in the evening light (or lack of light).

Malham Cove, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch; Keith Melling

06-03-11
Sunday
Malham Cove... one of the most visited sites in the Yorkshire Dales. It was late in the afternoon when I sketched this, and there was a beautiful raking light on the cove. However it was changing rapidly so I had to draw very quickly.

The church of Saint Helen's Waddington, Lancashire. Sketch: Keith Melling

27-02-11
Sunday
The church of Saint Helen's Waddington, Lancashire
A very quick sketch from the car... It was rapidly going dark and I could'nt see so well.

Another bridge...this over the River Aire near Newfield Hall, Malhamdale. Sketch: keith Melling

20-02-11 Sunday
Another bridge...this over the River Aire near Newfield Hall, Malhamdale.

A dull day on Inglethorpe Lane near East Marton. Sketch- Keith melling

06-02-11
Sunday.

A dull day on Inglethorpe Lane near East Marton. 

Looking towards the hills of Thorpe from the rocks of Air Crag, Burnsall Fell. Yorkshire Dales. Sketch Keith Melling

30-01-11
Looking towards the hills of Thorpe from the rocks of Air Crag, Burnsall Fell. Yorkshire Dales.
Another rather dull and hazy Sunday... but at least it didn't rain.

Smelt mill chimney, Grassington Moor. Sketch: Keith Melling

16-01-11
The relics and ruins of the lead mining industry cover a large area of Grassington Moor. It was difficult to sketch on this day of continuous rain. I tried sheltering in one of the ruined buildings, but even here the dripping made it virtually impossible to draw. The smelt mill chimney loomed in and out of the shifting mist, its top sometimes disappearing completely.

The bridge over the Skirfare at Arncliffe, dusk. Yorkshire Dales. Sketch: Keith Melling

09-01-11
The bridge over the Skirfare at Arncliffe, dusk. Yorkshire Dales.

Frozen canal near East Marton. Sketch Keith Melling

 

03-01-11
The canal still frozen near East Marton, very dull day.

Barrowford Locks, Lancashire. Sketch- keith Melling

19-12-10
Barrowford Locks, Lancashire.
Snow, mist and the frozen Leeds & Liverpool canal.

Crag Laithe near Bell Busk, North Yorkshire. Sketch- Keith Melling

12-12-10
Crag Laithe Barn near Bell Busk, North Yorkshire.
There were flocks of fieldfares flying by.

 

Deerstones on the moors above Sabden, Lancashire.Sketch- Keith Melling

21-11-10
Deerstones on the moors above Sabden, Lancashire.
It was raining a bit and later turned to sleet.

Pen-y-ghent from above Langcliffe. Yorkshire Dales. Sketch- Keith Melling

07-11-10
Pen-y-ghent from above Langcliffe. Yorkshire Dales

Pot Scar from Smearsett Scar, near Feizor. Yorkshire Dales. Sketch - Keith Melling

01-11-10
Pot Scar from Smearsett Scar, near Feizor. Yorkshire Dales

26-09-10
Looking to White Wells, Ilkley, Yorkshire

Pendle Hill from Pen-y-ghent. Yorkshire Dales. Sketch- keith Melling

12-09-10

Distant Pendle Hill from Pen-y-ghent. Yorkshire Dales

Gayle Beck Lodge on the Blea Moor Road, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch - Keith Melling.

05-08-10

Gayle Beck Lodge on the Blea Moor Road. Yorkshire Dales.
This former shooting lodge was a favourite subject of the writer J. B. Priestley. He painted in watercolour. The lodge has now fallen into ruin and seems to have worsened over the last few years

Ingleborough from near Jop Ridding (near Austwick), Yorkshire Dales. Sketch - Keith Melling

29-08-10

Ingleborough from near Jop Ridding (near Austwick), Yorkshire Dales.

 

Wood Lane, Austwick, Yorkshire Dales. Sketch - Keith Melling

22-08-10

Wood Lane, Austwick, Yorkshire Dales

Admiral Lord Rodney, Colne, Lancashire. Sketch - keith Melling

19-08-10

Admiral Lord Rodney, Colne, Lancashire

Pendle from Barley Hill. Sketch- Keith Melling

15-08-10

Pendle from Barley Hill

Dusk at Lower Black Moss Res. Sketch- Keith Melling

13-08-10 Thursday

Dusk at Lower Black Moss Res. Barley, Lancashire

The Crimsworth Dean track - sketch. Keith Melling

 08-08-10 Sunday

The long climb up the Crimsworth Dean track from Hard Castle Crags towards Lumb Hole. Yorkshire 

Coniston Fells from above the Rusland Valley near High Dam. Sketch- Keith Melling

04-08-10

Coniston Fells from above the Rusland Valley near High Dam. Lake District, Cumbria.

Pendle from above Rockwater. Sketch - Keith Melling

25-07-10

Pendle Hill seen from above Rockwater, near Hurst Wood. Lancashire

A corner of Makkum - sketch, Keith Melling

19-07-10
A corner of Makkum, Friesland, Netherlands

Hebden from the Old School Tea Room. Sketch- Keith Melling

11-07-10

A bit of Hebden from the Old School Tearoom. Yorkshire Dales

Litton. Sketch - Keith Melling

Sunday 7th July 20010

A corner of Litton. Yorkshire Dales

Barn near caton Lane, Cark in Cartmel

29-06-10
Old ruined barn near Caton Lane, Cark in Cartmel. South Lakes Peninsula.

Saltmarsh at Humphrey Head. Sketch- Keith Melling

28-06-10

The saltmarsh at Humphrey Head.
Starting to rain a bit. South Lakes Peninsula, Cumbria.

Walshaw Dean Res

27-06-10

All's quiet in the countryside today... it's the day England play Germany in the World Cup!

The water is quite low at Walshaw Dean Lower Res. Yorkshire.
 

Boulsworth from Fence, dusk

Saturday 26th June 2010

From near Croft Top Lane, Fence 9.55pm.
Looking towards Boulsworth Hill. Lancashire.

 25-06-10

Pendle Hill from near Top o' Lingbobs. Lancashire.

Pendle from B&Q Brierfield

 Thursday 24th June 2010
 

Pendle from B&Q Brierfield, Lancashire.
A very quick sketch from the car

Back o' Boulsworth

24-06-10

Back o' Boulsworth. Lancashire.

22-06-10
Blacko Tower from Heys Lane, Roughlee, Lancashire.
A beautiful sunny evening.

21-06-10
Pendle from Worsaw Hill, between Downham and Worston, Lancashire. 
Worsaw Hill is predominately made of  limestone.

Swinsty Res in the washburn Valley 20/6/10

20-06-10

Swinsty Res in the Washburn Valley. Yorkshire.

14-06-10.
The trees have been cut to avoid the electric cables where I live in Fence near Burnley, Lancashire.

Fields, Fence. Sketch - Keith Melling

10-06-10

In the fields, Fence, where I often walk my dog.
I have sketched these fields lots of times, in fact I probably have hundreds of sketches done within this field's boundary hedges. 

Near Corrie on the Isle of Arran. Sketch - Keith Melling

4-06-10

Near Corrie on the Isle of Arran, Scotland.

Humphrey Head

14-04-10.
Humphrey Head near Grange-Over-Sands. South Lakes Peninsula.
The peregrine falcons are back.

 Peregrine falcon at Humphrey Head, Cumbria. This sketch from 2008.

Near Dunsop Bridge. Sketch Keith Melling

04-04-10

Near Dunsop Bridge, Lancashire

Blacko Tower from Wheathead Height. Lancashire. Sketch- Keith Melling.

14-03-10

Blacko Tower from near Wheathead Height. Lancashire

A big rock on Ilkley Moor. Sketch- Keith Melling

07-03-10

A big rock on Ilkley Moor

In Greave Clough, near Widdop and Walshaw Dean. Sketch Keith Melling

28-02-10

In Greave Clough, near Widdop and Walshaw Dean. Yorkshire

Fields near Ilkley, snow. Sketch- Keith Melling

21-02-10

In the fields near Ilkley. Snow.

Oxenber Wood, Feizor. Misty. Sketch- Keith Melling

06-02-10

Oxenber Wood, Feizor. Misty. Yorkshire Dales.

River Wharfe near Linton. Dusk. Sketch- Keith Melling

10-01-10

River Wharfe near Linton. Dusk. Yorkshire Dales.

Across Morecambe Bay from Lenibrick Point. Dull day.Sketch-Keith Melling

02-01-10

Across Morecambe Bay from Lenibrick Point. Dull day. South Lakes Peninsula, Cumbria.

Near Duck Pond Farm, Barnoldswick. The huge sculptered head prominent. Sketch- Keith Melling

11-10-09

Near Duck Pond Farm, Barnoldswick. The huge sculptered head prominent. Lancashire.

Boundary stone on Grey Scars, Ingleborough in background. Sketch- Keith Melling

04-10-09

Boundary stone on Grey Scars, Ingleborough in background. Yorkshire Dales.

Ruins of lead mine workings in Hebden Ghyll. Sketch - keith Melling

13-09-09

Ruins of lead mine workings in Hebden Ghyll. Yorkshire Dales.

boundary stone nr Stoodley Pike. Sketch - Keith Melling

04-09-09

Marker or boundary stone near Stoodley Pike. Yorkshire.

Rainbow over Haworth Moor. Sketch- Keith Melling

29-08-09

Rainbow over Haworth Moor. Yorkshire. 

Penyghent from the Ribble at Horton. Sketch - Keith Melling

25-08-09

Penyghent from the Ribble at Horton. Yorkshire Dales.

Winskill Farm. Sketch - Keith Melling

23-08-09

Winskill Farm near Stainforth and Langcliffe. Damp day, slight rain. Yorkshire Dales.

Pendle from above Firber House. Sketch - Keith Melling

09-08-09

Pendle from above Firber House. Lancashire.

Dentdale from Nun House Outrake. Sketch - Keith Melling

02-08-09

Dentdale from Nun House Outrake. Curiously, Dentdale, which is in Cumbria is in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Coniston Water from Brown Howe. Sketch- Keith Melling

28-07-09

Coniston water from Brown Howe. Lake District, Cumbria.

Fields between Austwick and Clapham, dull day. Sketch - Keith Melling

26-07-09

Fields between Austwick and Clapham, dull day. Yorkshire Dales.

River Nidd near Pateley Bridge

11-07-09
River Nidd near Pateley Bridge. Yorkshire.

5-07-09
Cark in Cartmel, Cumbria. The new signpost on Caton Lane is already leaning, but I like it like this.

River Dee at Ewedales, Dentdale

3-07-09
River Dee at Ewedales, Dentdale. The limestone bed nearly dry, leaving some nice pools. 

Saltmarsh near Flookburgh. Sketch Keith Melling

7-06-09

Looking over a pool on the saltmarsh near Flookburgh, to Heysham over the bay.

Stile on Caton Lane, Cark in Catmel

5-06-09
Stile on caton Lane, Cark in Cartmel 

Hacking Hall - R Ribble & Calder

30-05-09

Hacking Hall... across the meeting of the two rivers, Ribble and Calder

View from Whelp Crag, Gisburn Forest, to distant Ingleborough. Sketch Keith Melling

10-05-09

View from Whelp Crag, Gisburn Forest, to distant Ingleborough. Lancashire.

Sandgate Farm & Eae Channel. Sketch- Keith Melling

27-04-09
Sandgate Farm and the Eae Channel, Cark-in-Cartmel. Cumbria.

Cow and calf Rocks, Ilkley. Sketch - Keith Melling

26-04-09

Cow and calf Rocks, Ilkley. Yorkshire.

Hacking Hall. Sketch - keith Melling

19-04-09

Hacking Hall, near the meeting of three rivers... Ribble, Calder and Hodder. Lancashire. 

Walshaw. Sketch Keith Melling

12-04-09

Walshaw, near Hardcastle Crags. Yorkshire.

Hazy sunshine, Lenibrick Point

31-03-09.
Hazy Sunshine over the saltmarsh.
From Lenibrick Point, Sandgate, Cark-in-Cartmel.

View to the Three Peaks from Longridge Fell. Sketch - keith Melling

29-03-09

View to Ingleborough and Penyghent from Longridge Fell. Lancashire.

Pendle Hill from near Chaigley Hall

22-03-09

Pendle Hill from near Chaigley Hall. Lancashire

15-03- 09

Whernside. Yorkshire Dales.

Cracoe Obelisk - sketch Keith Melling

8-3-9
Cracoe Obelisk. Yorkshire Dales.

On the Pennine Way looking to Top Withens - sketch. Keith Melling

1-03-09

On the Pennine Way looking to Top Withens. Yorkshire

On the Cumbria Way, Ellerside Ridge - sketch. Keith Melling

18-02-09

On the Cumbria Way, Ellerside Ridge. South Lakes Peninsula.

Grasmere and Helm Crag - sketch. Keith Melling

 29-8-08

Grasmere and Helm Crag. Lake District.

Walton Hall Farm, Cartmel - sketch. Keith Melling

19-8-08

Walton Hall Farm, Cartmel. Cumbria.

Castle Crag, Borrowdale. Sketch - keith Melling

17-08-08
Scawdel from Castle Crag, Borrowdale. Lake District.
It was raining a bit...hence the little spotty blotches.

Windermere from near Wray - sketch. Keith Melling

21-7-08
 

Windermere from the west shore near Wray. Cumbria.

River Wenning, Bentham - sketch. Keith Melling

20-7-08
River Wenning, Bentham. North Yorkshire.

13-7-08
Whitendale, Lancashire.
 Very near the centre of the Kingdom! (UK).

9-06-08 
This is Loyn Bridge near Hornby. Lancashire.
 (Loyn is the old word for Lune)

At Mellor Brook Folk Club. Sketch - keith Melling

08-06-08

At Mellor Brook Folk Club, Lancashire

Harry Oates & Sons' workshop, Blackburn. Sketch - keith Melling

14-05-08

Harry Oates & Sons' workshop, Blackburn.
I just happened to be parked here and thought this an interesting subject... so sketched from the car.

Pendle from near Simpshey Hill

3-05-08
Pendle from near Simpshey Hill. Lancashire

Fuchal harbour. sketch - Keith Melling

11-04-08

Funchal Harbour.
Clearing. Islands now visible

Hull Pot near Horton in Ribblesdale. Yorkshire
Hull Pot near Horton in Ribblesdale. Yorkshire Dales. Sketch- Keith Melling

20-04-92

Hull Pot near Horton in Ribblesdale. Yorkshire Dales

Rylstone Edges and Cracoe Monument, North Yorkshire
Rylstone Edges and Cracoe Monument, North Yorkshire. Sketch: Keith Melling

31/03/13
Rylstone Edges  and Cracoe Monument, North Yorkshire

Outside house in Nelson, NZ. Sketch - Keith Melling

23/1/13

Stone head on balcony of house where we stayed in Nelson, New Zealand

Blackpool, Lancashire. Sketch: Keith Melling

21/10/12
Blackpool, Lancashire

 




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