Fire and Ice - Whatmore Pond in Winter
My art group is doing a monthly spring 2021 lockdown challenge to raise a bit of money for the local food bank. I was looking for colour while out for a walk on a dull winter's day, and I couldn't resist photographing these vibrant rose hips by a frozen duckpond. I just dived in and painted them loosely in acrylic, trying to capture the contrasting colours and textures.
About the Artist
I'm a busy Churchwarden from a rural parish in South Shropshire. I've been painting and drawing for nearly 12 years - so I would describe myself as an experienced amateur. I've picked up a few art prizes at Tenbury Agricultural Show as well as exhibiting with a couple of art clubs and, for the…View full profile