A Vision of Tintern Abbey
Its been a few years now since my visit to this famous abbey, you need a month to capture it all in paint. I’ve concentrated on bold shapes using value/tonal structure, as well as a limited palette. I’ve taken a fairly free approach to this subject, drawing in the framework with bold black lines, and introduced layers of glazing as it progressed. It’s in a 5-stage WIP which will feature in the e-newsletter next February, I’ve also included a short ‘top tip’ section on glazing. Oil on primed MDF 20 x 20in.
About the Artist
Having studied fine art and graphics at both Stafford and Derby college, my career working as a graphic artist and latterly as editorial artist with Northcliffe Media Ltd, has kept me constantly in touch with all aspects of art and design. Painting mainly in oils, acrylics and watercolour, my…View full profile