Tell you what it's pretty good for a first oil painting Brian . Well done

Very well jumped in Brian

Thanks, Gentlemen, for the kind comments. I've painted a few oils since then but this was my first attempt. I was looking at it the other day when a few ideas came to me just by wondering what I would do with it if I was to paint something like this again. Brian

Some stunning colours in this Brian, a brilliant first attempt at oil!

Thanks ever so much, Margaret. I was SO twitchy when I started on my first oil, now one of many. It's all about taking the plunge and enjoying the experience. I needed a drink when I'd finished. *smile* Brian

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This is my first first ever oil painting and I still remeber how my hands shook with excitement. I used cheap oils from Wilkinsons Store and really just wanted to have a bash.

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Brian J Mackay

I'm a retired FE lecturer (62), having taught Marketing and Geography to Travel & Tourism students for twenty years or so, and I DO miss it a bit. My wife, Diane, is from Kendal, where she introduced me to the Lake District fells, tarns and lakes. They have been a source of inspiration for me (and…

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