The Porch, All Saints, Parley

The Porch, All Saints,  Parley

Like this a lot Colin

Great use of watercolour techniques, Colin - nicely painted...

Super watercolour Colin, so good to see correct shadow colours, unfortunately many artists use paynes grey which ruins what might be a good painting. Like the colouring and composition.

Thank you all for your kind comments. No, David, I never use Paynes Grey or black, though some manage to do so effectively. I prefer to use the complimentary colours. The shadows in this picture were mainly Ultramarine with Permanent Alizarin Crimson or a touch of Burnt Sienna.

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Watercolour on Saunders Waterford Hot Pressed, 14"x10"

About the Artist
Colin Cripps

I have been keen on painting and drawing for as long as I can remember, and started to study art seriously at the age of 14 in the early Sixties with local artist Dora Leaman. I had hoped to go to art school, but for various reasons this was not possible and I lost interest for a while until the…

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