Cottage in the Woods

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An inviting scene well painted David. Like the house but the perspective appears a little adrift but maybe this was done on purpose.

Thank you both. The view is downhill, Carole, my eyeline is about chimney height.

Love the detail in this one, David!

Love the way the landscape nestles around the cottage. Lovely trees and like the way you have subtly suggested the distant hill and trees.

What a lovely painting and the use of white really makes it sing.

A super piece of art David.

Thank you all very much, glad you like it. It belittles our efforts, Heather, but unpainted white paper is often the most attractive part of a painting.

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Cottage in the Woods. First Tuesday outdoors painting session for 4 weeks for various reasons, and postponed for 24 hours to avoid the heatwave. Felt very unpractised.

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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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