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:

Marie Smith said...

I love the house!

ann @ studiohyde said...

Thanks Marie 🙂

robin cox walsh said...

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

Eileen said...

They're lovely Ann.

Judy said...

I love the looseness of this painting! Really beautiful!

Shammickite said...

I think I need some watercolour lessons from you.

ann @ studiohyde said...

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

ann @ studiohyde said...

Thanks Eileen 🙂

ann @ studiohyde said...

Aww Thanks Judy 🙂

ann @ studiohyde said...

That is such a lovely compliment, thanks Shammickite 🙂

Debbie Nolan said...

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

ann @ studiohyde said...

Thanks so much Debbie :)

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