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Landscape Coffee Mug featuring the painting Running Close Hauled by Richard Harpum

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Running Close Hauled Coffee Mug




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Our ceramic coffee mugs are available in two sizes: 11 oz. and 15 oz. Each mug is dishwasher and microwave safe.


11 oz.

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Ahhh the sea such a great painting Richard the wind is dancing on your waves the sails full...... marvellous work ,a delight to view

Richard Congratulations on your tie for third place win in the contest - Boats A Sailing Paintings!

Richard...Such a pleasure to see your work. Thanks for sharing. I am new to FAA. Annie StMartin, Ft.Myers FL

What a beautiful feel to this magnificent work of art you have created Richard.

this is so beautiful Richard just great...saman

Another fantastic painting, just beautiful. The ocean waves are amazing. Thanks for your comment on my work...and best of luck to you on FAA! I am looking forward to seeing all your work as you get it posted.

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Artist's Description

In 2008 I was invited by a friend to join him and some colleagues on a sailing trip to Croatia. There were eight of us altogether and we hired two yachts and a local guide for the week. Sailing out of Pula in Istria, we made our way south through the islands, stopping every night at various ports. We were fortunate to have great weather and good winds, which gave a week of exciting sailing. This scene is made up from a series of photographs taken from both boats and merged to show them sailing together close hauled into the wind. On the last day we were joined by some dolphins, which I have included in the painting.

About Richard Harpum

Richard Harpum

Award-winning artist, Richard Harpum, paints in a realist style, paying meticulous attention to detail. His medium of choice is acrylics on canvas or board but he also uses oils and paints watercolour florals. Richard's primary focus is landscapes, seascapes, cityscapes and gardens but he also paints portraits, still lifes and florals. The effective use of light is a key ingredient to all of Richardís works and he spends a great deal of time before starting a painting in selecting a composition that provides both drama and contrast. Born in Bromley, England, in 1951, Richard has had a passion for drawing and painting from a very young age. As a youngster, he was always drawing and became a prolific painter after he received an...

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