Our Tenbury & District Art Club monthly challenge for April is The Weather. I'm right at home painting moody skies in oil - so I decided to try something different. This watercolour was inspired by a free Unsplash photo download entitled "Rain in Kyoto" by Ryoji Iwata. I used a bit of artistic licence to contrast the bright umbrellas with the greys and darks of the rain sodden paving and the people rushing home after work.
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