Willie's Abode - Flatford
Mixed Media. Decided to paint this picture in monochrome. After the first coat was on I decided it looked to flat and boring so reached for my thick gel. Put it on roof to create that old look and then on some of the walls of the cottage, but it didn't work very well - so put on my beloved pumice gel which gives the texture of pebbledash (a bit of artistic licence).
About the Artist
When I was a young girl my parents had a large mirror which had an etching of a "crinoline lady" on. I would spend hours copying this. In the 1960's when I was at Secondary school, I was told to give up painting and drawing as I was useless and would never be any good. Following these words of…View full profile