Towards Walberswick, colour trial

Towards Walberswick, colour trial

Really like this and the ochre/umber/ink palette works a treat

Nice work David. A good result.

I used to do the same long ago but photocopied the ink drawing onto thick paper, this looks good.

Excellent idea David, looks good.

Beautifully done and a good idea.

Thank you all, you're too kind!

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My colour trial method, done by scanning my ink sketch onto computer, printing it on thick cartridge paper, then trying different colour treatments for a subsequent painting. That way the original ink sketch remains unspoilt.

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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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