Latrigg above the layers.

Great Dodd sunrise from Latrigg

A recent period of high pressure over the country has given us a rather warm and settled period of autumnal weather recently. The colours of the foliage on the trees has been the best for many a year and this has been mixed with some days of mists which really…

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Blencathra- curing the artist’s block.

Threlkeld

  The recent trip I had to Blencathra really cured the artists block which I had for completing the sketches of Blencathra. Soon there will be a new blog post about it on the Andy Beck Artists site but in the meantime I have put together this short film about…

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Blencathra’s best.

Blencathra summit

With an appointment in Keswick arranged for mid-morning on Wednesday I planned to use the full day to enjoy the predicted decent weather forecast. So an early rise was called for and it was just before 4am as we headed west along the A66. The clear frosty morning wasn’t to…

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