Sidlesham Quay, pen sketch

Sidlesham Quay, pen sketch

Very nice work David. So simple yet so effective. I sometimes think these relatively quick sketches are better than the more finished work - though that doesn't apply in your case. Your watercolours are just as good. I can certainly spot your influences. I will look out for more of your postings.

Nice drawing David, some lovely work on the buildings, for me the grassy areas are perhaps a bit too detailed and would have benefitted from being blocked in tonally.

A fine sketch, David.

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The Chichester Harbour area is full of small, remote places. Sidlesham is on the Pagham Harbour inlet and it’s one of those places where I could find sketch subjects all day long.

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David Whitehead

I have always loved the British landscape – walking in it, photographing it and now, since early retirement, painting it in watercolour. I prefer to paint in the field and have experienced all the difficulties the British weather can present to a painter, from the sun drying the paint on the…

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