My name is Chris Chalk and I am a full time professional Welsh artist with 10 years experience working from my artists studio in West Wales. On this website you will find a wide range of original oil paintings for sale, as well as limited edition and open edition giclée prints. Predominantly a landscape artist specialising in landscape paintings of Wales and the UK, I also paint wildlife art and pet portraits, and you can commission any of these. I paint exclusively in oils, and all of the original paintings for sale on this website are oil paintings.
Although the majority of my larger oil paintings are painted at home in my art studio, I spent a good deal of time out in the British countryside gathering reference material, making preparatory sketches and trying out ideas as smaller scale oil paintings using my pochade box or as watercolours in my sketchbook, I then work these field sketches into finished pieces back home in my Welsh art studio. My art studio is situated in Cilgerran, a beautiful Welsh village in north Pembrokeshire... Read more >
Welsh Wildlife Centre, Cilgerran
Along with other local Welsh artists, a selection of my original wildlife art and landscape paintings, both originals and prints, are available at the Wildlife Centre in Cilgerran - Welsh Wildlife Centre, Cardigan, Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK, SA43 2TB. Tel: 01239 621600
Anna Waters Studio Gallery, Milford Haven
A selection of my original landscape paintings and wildlife paintings are on display and for sale at fellow Welsh artist Anna Waters' Studio Gallery in Milford Haven - Anna Waters Studio Gallery, 1 Victory House, Milford Marina, Pembrokeshire, SA73 3AA, Wales, UK. Tel: 07789 767364
"I am delighted with the landscape paintings which represent a great example of your skill and artistic talent. They also remind me so much of happy times spent in Pembrokeshire West Wales many years ago."
""Hi Chris, Jackie loved her pet portrait painting of Ben. I managed to get it framed in a black wood grain chamfered frame, before Christmas and I wrapped it in gift wrap with another photo of Ben all over it; to make it an extra special gift. See attached photo of Ben with his Mum."
"I fell in love at first sight with my painting of the albatross. Chris really captured the majesty of the bird and the little details make it very special. It has pride of place in my living room."
Wales, United Kingdom
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