Penguins, Huskies, Ships, Glaciers and Mountains    

PAINTINGS of ANTARCTIC SCENES  by Michael Skidmore

 Welcome to my 2012 Web Site of representational scenes of Antarctica, its wild life, exploration and human occupation. Also stamp designs.   To contact me, please E-mail:    I hope you will enjoy your visit,   Mike

 

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PRINTS for SALE 

GREETINGS CARDS for SALE

PAINTINGS for SALE 

Recent paintings

View a Gallery of :-

Antarctic Paintings

Penguin Paintings

Paintings of Huskies      NEW PAGE, Sept '11
Paintings of South Georgia and Scotia Sea area 
Paintings local to Halley Bay  

Commissions

Stamp Designs and First Day Covers sales

About the Artist

 

Never to Return 

ss Terra Nova,  departing Evans, 22nd January 1913

This painting wasauctioned at the 2012 BAS Club Annual Reunion to raise funds for the British Antarctic Monument Trust to place a  Southern Monument in Port Stanley, Falkland Islands in honour of all those who went to the Antarctic and never returned.

Web Pages updated 12th July 2012

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Visit my gallery of UK paintings at
www.mikes-paintings.co.uk
 
and my wife's paintings and other work on
 www.artbysylvia.co.uk

Do look up Christopher Bell, Artist and Illustrator,  for some wonderful paintings      www.otherworldillustrations.co.uk

Other useful links:

 
for literature on polar regions  www.polarbooks.net
BAS, British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge, UK www.antarctica.ac.uk
SPRI, Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, UK  www.spri.cam.ac.uk
BAS Club, British Antarctic Survey Club, Cambridge, UK  www.antarctica.ac.uk/basclub
Base Z, (Halley Station, formerly Halley Bay),  www.zfids.org.uk
Cool Antarctica   www.coolantarctica.com
Maps of Antarctica   www.antarctica.ac.uk/apc/namemap.htm
Polar Artists and Writers www.polarlink.org/

South Georgia Heritage Trust 

www.sght.org
SS Great Britain Trust www.ssgreatbritain.org/history.