By the Waters Edge


Very pleasing to the eye, Barry

Very subtle Barry, I like it.

Terrific Barry. Is that paper so rough it makes it look like you’ve used salt in the sky,it has caused a lot of granulation .

Like this a lot Barry

Thank you Maureen, Stevan, Brian and Heather, to your question Brian the paper has a very pronounced texture and this has resulted in the granulation, I haven’t used any salt.

Good to try something new Barry, great texture.

Nice loose style.

Beautifully loose and atmospheric.

Lovely painting and texture.

Great light in the distance, I know what you mean about the foreground on extra rough, but this doesn't look as if you struggled! it's working very well!

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Another experiment using Schut Flamboyant extra rough watercolour paper. Early washes worked well but the foreground was hard work.

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Barry Hulme

I started painting in 2004, I am influenced by Wesson, Seago and many of the great masters, more recently I enjoy the work of Steve Hall, John Hoar and Alvaro Castignet to name but a few. I paint in a loose style and try to simplify as I can. The medium I enjoy most is watercolour but dabble with…

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