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CHRIS CHALK
Cilgerran, Pembrokeshire - United Kingdom



Original Artworks (6)

Chris Chalk; Bad Hair Day, 2009, Original Painting Oil, 18 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241  Oil on canvas - There are some great colours in this painting of a mother and baby Orangutan. The expressions on their faces are quite different form one another. The babies being quite coy and apprehensive, where as the mother has a proud but. . come any closer and ...
Chris Chalk
Original Oil Painting, 2009
18 x 24 inches (45.7 x 61.0 cm)
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Chris Chalk; View To Frenni Fawr, 2008, Original Painting Oil, 16 x 12 inches. Artwork description: 241   Oil on canvas - This is another welsh landscape painting. I love the quiet roads up on the Preseli hills, and whilst up there the only sound to be heard was an occasional ewe bleating. A beautiful spot indeed. ...
Chris Chalk
Original Oil Painting, 2008
16 x 12 inches (40.6 x 30.5 cm)
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Chris Chalk; Fishguard Harbour, 2010, Original Painting Oil, 24 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241  Oil on canvas - As primarily a landscape artist I've painted this scene at Fishguard harbour in Pembrokeshire before but not on such a large scale. There' s quite a lot going on in this painting and the larger size canvas allowed me put this in without ...
Chris Chalk
Original Oil Painting, 2010
24 x 18 inches (61.0 x 45.7 cm)
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Chris Chalk; Best Friends, 2008, Original Painting Oil, 24 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 Oil on canvas - I loved painting this portrait of a little Tibetan girl and her dog. I guess it' s a portrait and a pet portrait all in one really. It' s bigger than some of my paintings at 24 by 18 inches, but I needed to ...
Chris Chalk
Original Oil Painting, 2008
24 x 18 inches (61.0 x 45.7 cm)
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Chris Chalk; Top Cat, 2009, Original Painting Oil, 24 x 18 inches. Artwork description: 241 Oil on canvas - This Tiger painting was great fun to do. After getting the basic shapes in the right place it was just a matter of refining the painting until I was happy to stop....
Chris Chalk
Original Oil Painting, 2009
24 x 18 inches (61.0 x 45.7 cm)
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Chris Chalk; Nepalese Basket Girl, 2008, Original Painting Oil, 18 x 24 inches. Artwork description: 241 Oil on canvas - My mother sent me this photo whilst she was trekking in Nepal. The basket that the young girl has over her head is what is used by the Nepalese porters to carry huge loads up the mountains. As soon as I saw her beaming ...
Chris Chalk
Original Oil Painting, 2008
18 x 24 inches (45.7 x 61.0 cm)
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Artist Statement

Chris Chalk lives and works as a professional artist in Pembrokeshire, West Wales. Painting in oils he paints a wide variety of subject matter including portraits, pet portraits and wildlife, but his main passion it the beautiful Welsh landscape. Growing up on a dairy farm in West Wales Chris was always very interested in nature and the outdoors, and spent much of his time drawing and painting the wildlife that surrounded him. This has stayed with him to this day and Chris is never happier than when at home working in his studio, or when spending time out in the Welsh countryside sketching and painting.
Chrisí paintings are in private collections in Australia, New Zealand, the USA and Great Britain. Find out more by visiting his website at - www.chrischalkart.com
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