However the screen just rotates with colour fill. The serial monitor reports the execution of the images in succession but they aren't onscreen.
digitalWrite(TFT_CS, LOW); // Bring Chip select pin to low
The RA8835 is very different to the regular un-intelligent controllers.And it has a whole set of "features"Seriously, I would stick with the ILI9488. It is a useful size and performance.It woud be nicer to have an SPI HX8357-D. Hey-ho. The ILI9488 is available and cheap.David.