Artist Painting, Flatford Mill

Artist Painting, Flatford Mill.

I like the contrast between the terracotta roof and the blue of the sky.

Thanks Stephen. I quite often put a blue sky or patch of blue around red tile roof's and chimneys. Its the contrast, cool blue next to warm orange, that nearly always works.

Very strong colours work well here.

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I painted this watercolour working in my garden studio while referring to a photograph taken several years ago, tutoring a coarse at the world famous Flatford Mill in Constable country. There is a tutorial video showing how to paint this scene on my YouTube channel and the community section of Painters Online.

For Sale

Price: £80 Unframed
Picture Size: 23 x 33 mm
About the Artist
Colin Steed

Website: I started painting as a hobby back in the 1970's experimenting with all mediums. After a while I found watercolour and most recently Acrylic, suited my way of doing things. It's clean to use, dries quickly and with a small amount of materials you can capture a scene in…

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