First Glimpse of Venice


A super view, Anne. Great colours in the watersoluble ink.

A familiar view to many, just glimpsing into St Mark’s square showing the Doige’s palace. Lovely sketch, Anne.

A wonderful drawing Anne, must have been magical.

Venice has been done so many times, yet you managed to capture a very personal and unique perspective.

Many thanks, Mia, Paul, Linda, Carole and Jacqueline, for your lovely comments.

I really like the bleed of the ink, natural and immediate statement Anne.

Thank you, Fiona.

Very simple, neat and so familiar a view to many. An enjoyablework

Many thanks, Sunil.

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I did this sketch during the first Lockdown, using pen and water soluble pen on white drawing cartridge paper. I used an old holiday photo as reference. I took the photo from the launch taking us over to Venice which was a great thrill.

About the Artist
Anne Fletcher

I was born in 1940 in the Northeast and lived there for many years. I left school with "O" levels including Art, which I'd really enjoyed. Work, study and family life, meant that it wasn't until many years later that I started painting again. I went to various classes and joined art clubs when…

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