Glaisnock Wilderness Area – Alpine painting

Glaisnock Wilderness Area – Alpine painting

Some of the most remote and rugged landscape in New Zealand; the Glaisnock Wilderness Area stretches from the Tasman Sea in the West to Lake Te Anau in the East.  In the early 1900’s Wapiti or North American Elk Deer were introduced to this land, today the eerie...
Aoraki Mount Cook timelapse

Aoraki Mount Cook timelapse

Aoraki Mount Cook is New Zealand’s highest peak at 3724 metres and surely the most magnificent. I love the way Aoraki towers over the Southern landscape and can be seen from both the East and West coast. The photo reference I used for this painting was kindly...
April update

April update

http://www.waynevickers.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Studio-Tour-17-04-2018-mk2.mp4     Time fly’s as usual and it’s been ages since I updated the website. Hope you enjoyed the short video of the studio, hanging the paintings and seeing them up...
Crash and Burn – when it goes wrong

Crash and Burn – when it goes wrong

Last week I mentioned a new painting of a Historic Woolshed – well it didn’t go well! It’s definitely not the first time and won’t be the last, this time I decided I had a boring composition, it looked predictable and ‘chocolate...
Ohiwa Harbour

Ohiwa Harbour

As you leave Ohope beach heading towards Opotiki you first pass the Oyster farm on your left, then after a couple of bends you can look across the Harbour and see Waiotahi headland and beach in the distance. Ohakana Island on the left and the mainland to the right...
Something different – Africa

Something different – Africa

Here’s something completely different, this is a scene from a road/track in the Moremi National Park, Botswana, which is part of the Okavango Delta. We were aimlessly driving these dirt tracks a couple of months ago on a self-drive Safari which started in...