AP McCoy

AP McCoy

This painting was made following a visit to the Lambourne Open Day last year. Every year the Jockeys and trainers open their yards to the public and put on a demonstartion and fun day for the pulic. Traditionally Good Friday is the Jockeys day off. AP McCoy, Richard Dunwoody and John Francombe amongst many more famous faces in racing can be seen jumping hunt horses over show jumps, playing horse ball and in this case schooling horses over fences in front of the crowd, all in aid of charity. AP McCoy is charactaristically making it look so easy with a lovely shaped and beautifully balanced jump on this young horse in front of a crowd of...
Oil study of two racehorses in profile

Oil study of two racehorses in profile

This is an oil sketch on board made following a a day at a Point to Point. This painting was made after seeing the horses expression as they were being walked in following the race. They seemed relaxed and calm and totally focussed have run a hard and competitive...