Down to the river II
Struggling a bit with foregrounds and trying to paint with a clearer, looser and lighter touch. It's a fine line between that and 'washed out', which this is teetering towards.... but it's a little darker than the photo shows, and I feel I've made progress (Robert, thanks, your comments helped). I resisted the temptation to add grasses, more branches etc.
About the Artist
I came to art late in life after the proverbial ‘wake-up call' of serious illness. Starting with an evening class in drawing, I’ve carried on learning from DVD’s, books and weekend courses. I attend a weekly Life Drawing class, a brilliant foundation for just about everything. Plein air oil…View full profile