Early morning, River Avon
The colours haven't been reproduced quite right but anyway, I painted this from a photo in a recent newspaper. I can see things I don't like about it, of course, but for once I'm going to resist listing them. I'm happy at least that it's my own work, my goal this year. I wanted to paint it 'loose', but the foreground and mid ground went badly and I had to rescue it. I'll try again, I think. On Bockingford NOT, 15" x 11".
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…