Blackshore Sheds, pen & wash

blackshore sheds sml

This is my favourite of the two

Well worked painting again.

Very attractive line and wash David.

A lovely line and wash full of character!

Nice and bold David, I like this.

Thank you all for your supportive comments. Putting the watercolour on at home took me back to the happy hour spent doing the original ink sketch from the steps of another shed with my dog snoozing alongside me!

I sketched the same place (probably the same boat) several years ago and this week, at our Art Club I used the sketch as the basis for a painting I did. My picture was drawn from the roadway looking the other way.

Thanks, Denis. There's a subject wherever you look on the Blackshore, isn't there?

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Blackshore Sheds, Southwold Harbour – watercolour added to an ink sketch from last year.

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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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