Winter Birches, Princes Woods

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Those trees are really good David

Lovely trees against that lovely soft background!

Nice one David

Lovely painting and really well painted.

Lovely painting David.

I like that a lot. Your trees are so well painted!

Good for you David…..I can’t wait to get back out, it will need to warm up a bit first. Really like the wet in wet trees in the distance, the foreground colours look wonderful against them….smashing birch trees too.

I'm inspired by your painting. Looking forward to see your next art work.

Posted by Brito M on Thu 13 Jan 06:50:54

Thank you all so much for those complimentary posts. I used my penknife point almost as much as brushes on this one. The good thing about winter weather is that the washes stay damp for longer, allowing plenty of time for scratching out light marks.

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My first outdoor painting session of the year. A bit clumsy but it felt so good to be back at the easel outdoors.

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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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