was born in 1949 in the county of Kent, is now single & lives with
his son at Plymouth. Gordon was educated at Maidstone College of
Fine Art Medway College and Falmouth Technical College.
He trained at
the Montmiral School of Painting (South of France). More recently
he has upgraded his skills at Plymouth College of Further Education
(internet, web design, ecommerce). He won the Yachting World/Rolex-Swan
prize artist (oils) four times, one of many unique achievements.
Gordon has a formidable list of distinguished clients as varied
as Cunard Line, BT (Marine), Caladonian MacBrayne, Yamaha & many
experience includes cruise ships, other merchant ships and photo-journalism.
He is also a maritime historian of some note.
Gordon is a
very experienced racing sailor and youth coach, and has sailed on
such varied craft as the world's oldest square rigger, the QE2,
J Class yachts and still enjoys racing dinghies.
Uganda entering Falmouth with tugs to lay up after the Falklands
Gordon is currently
developing ecommerce & a commissioned series of painting of the
voyage of the French explorer Laperouse plus, as a project, Historic
& Picturesque Wine Villages of Bordeaux...
of Gordon Frickers works are available in print.
Frickers can be contacted on tel
+44 (0)1865 52 2435, email:
(right) with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston and a new painting by the artist,
Dumra departing Bombay in a rising S.W. monsoon, researched
for Sir Robin Knox-Johnston to celebrate Sir Robin's earliest times