Alongside an extensive exhibition in this historic space,  I'll be in residence for the week, working on new paintings. Open 11 - 5pm Daily. 

On show will be an selection of paintings from the 'Cornwall', 'Porthleven', 'City of Glass' and 'BOOK' series. 


first st ives crypt group exhibitionPeter Lanyon helping hang the first Crypt Group exhibition at the gallery



Delighted to have two paintings on show in The Winter Group Show at LHS, Deal.  2 Dec- 30 Jan. Always a fantastic exhibition in a beautiful space. Highly recommended...


Porthleven 51 Weight of Colour500 'Porthleven 41 - (Weight of Colour)' 60x60cms  oil n canvas 2020


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I'm delighted to announce an exhibition of a selection of the 'Porthleven' series at Terrace Gallery, Penryn, Cornwall.  Opens 2 Dec - 10 Jan 2021. Hope you can make it....The gallery is open daily 10.00 - 18.00 (except 7th, 14th, 24-31 December, 1-3 Jan.


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Lights of the West 3 40 x40cms'Lights of the West 3'  40x40cms Ashley's studio, where he will share his Tips & Techniques, whilst working on the latest painting in his 'Porthleven' series. 8 half hour sessions for £40. 

'Porthleven - always on my mind'.  A truly inspiring place, with its clocktower, unique double-harbour and ever changing light and weather, an appropriate subject for the next edition of 'The Painting Process'.

You will be sent links to videos posted on YouTube on Saturdays and Wednesdays from Sat 27th June, where you can watch the painting being made from beginning to end, You can however watch this in your own time and are able to refer back to the videos at any time. We will also also send you photos of the painting taken at the end and in between each session with the video links so you can follow the paintings progression. We encourage feedback and you are welcome to send in any questions via email, that Ashley will address over the 8 sessions.


To view Ashley talking about the inspiration for his 'Porthleven' series see


You can also Sign Up for  for the complete series of 'The Painting Process 1' and see Ashley complete two 'Harbour' paintings in the Charlestown, Cornwall series or 'The Painting Process 2. where he works on 2 paintings in his '20 Books=20 Paintings' series.

To sign up for any of the series please send us a message via our Contact Page. 


Porthleven 42 Recline600 Copy'Porthleven 42 - (Recline) 30x25cms oil on canvas 2020