It certainly works well!!

Saw this on the Forum Paul.

Lovely Paul.

Thank you David , A,an, Heather and Denise your comments are appreciated.

Love the purple! Nice Paul.

Thank it a big bright for my normal paintings, it a colour I like and do use it mixed with other colours and sometimes very weak .

Lovely work Paul!

The pruple does add some good punch to this picture.

Thank you Fiona and Ceri for your comments.

What a joyful boat.

Love this, especially the vibrant purple.

Thanks, Carrie , I thought the purple would give a fresh look , its a colour I use ,but normally mixed in to great shade etc.

You've captured the shape of the boat really well, Paul, and in 30 minutes! You've certainly made a point!

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Approx a4 watercolour, painted in 30 minutes as a demonstration that a reasonable image can be achieved using cheap paper and paint. There is a discussion about this on the forum .

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Paul (Dixie) Dean

I have sketched most of my life on and off I became interested in watercolour following a spinal injury whilst in hospital but did not follow it up. My eldest daughter bought me a beautiful wooden box set of half pans about twenty five years ago I dabbled on and off until retirement twelve years…

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