Thursday, 27 July 2017

En plein air


This Watercolour is:

overall size: 10½ x 8½ inches (26.67 x 21.59cm)

 Painting size: 9½ x 7½ inches (24.13 x 19.05cm)

Setting up my easel next to the River Taw near Barnstaple

on a slightly blustery day.  (I seem to get these blustery days when I'm painting in this location - it

adds to the challenge!)











This next close-up shows that I had added masking tape around the edge of the painting.

I worked loosely and painterly for this and enjoyed every minute.


Now on my 






12 comments:

  1. I so admire your 'simplicity'. (I haven't learned when to stop yet.....) :-/

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    1. I think it's that I'm a frugile painter, lol 😆

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  2. I love the looseness of this painting! Really beautiful!

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  3. I think I need some watercolour lessons from you.

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    1. That is such a lovely compliment, thanks Shammickite 🙂

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  4. Dear Ann this painting is so beautiful...love your soft colors...so peaceful and lovely. Hope you are having a great week. Hugs!

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