Edge of the Woods, Higher Poynton

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Despite what you say, it's a lovely result.

Great job here David…

Nice one.

That is a lovely painting, David!!

Nice one David, bright and Spring-like

Thank you all for those encouraging comments. I'm glad it conveys a Spring-like feel, Willie, as that was how it felt, painting without a jacket, against all the odds with this year's weather so far !

What a lovely, bright inviting scene David. The trees are superb.

Very good work David, has that lively, ‘on the spot’ feel.

Thank you, Carole, John and Stephen. Yes, it was an "inviting spot" to spend a couple of hours revelling in the act of painting on a rare morning of unbroken warm sun.

Beautiful, David - love the sunshine flooding across!

Thank you, Anne and Spencer. Glad you like it.

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Edge of the Woods Higher Poynton. A second consecutive Tuesday morning of fine weather and the “School of Poyntonism” (my 2 pals and I) were out in the local fields again. Still felt clumsy painting and again I enjoyed the experience of being out there more than the result.

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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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