Postboxes in the sun


It made an interesting and unusual painting Christine. Nice to look back.

Very colourful, Christine. Like the way you’ve captured the shadows and given them volume.

Smashing painting Christine.

What a jolly painting and very nicely done

Unusual and interesting colourful painting Christine.

What an appealing painting Christine. So unusual and eye catching, with a lovely narrative.

I remember this painting and also seeing this sort of thing along Route 66. A great painting Christine.

Thank you all for your kind comments.It was very hot and the sun was very bright when I took the photo for this painting so tried to capture the colours and deep shadows the light produced. This wasn’t the largest number of postboxes I saw- some were in two rows!

Love the quirky subject Christine….like it!

Really like this Christine, an unusual subject well spotted & perfectly painted.

This is just lovely. I love how you placed the solid, simple shapes of the colorful postboxes against the textured background trees. It's so effective and wonderfully whimsical.

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I haven’t tried any watercolour for a while but came across this old watercolour in my photos. It was painted a few years ago after a road trip in the USA. It was amazing how a row of postboxes would appear at the end of a track and yet you couldn’t see any houses in the distance.

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Christine Rogan

From a young age as long as I had pencil and paper to hand, I’ve been happy. I have dabbled mainly with watercolour and in an effort to become more proficient joined local art classes. However since retiring I’ve had the opportunity (and time!) to try different media, and discovered a love of…

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