Hunslet Leeds

Hunslet Leeds

Great memories of times past-excellent painting Dixie.

Interesting picture of times past.

Thank you for your comments Tessa, James and Richard they are very much appreciated.

Its not an easy subject to tackle Paul, but you have have done it very well. Super rustic colours in there.

Thanks John, I found the wheels the hardest to do.

I do like your trains to me they are a difficult subject. I have tried several times to paint one and all have ended up in the bin. Well done keep them coming.

Thank you David for your comment. I find painting trains difficult, but very rewarding when it works out I’ve used trees loads of paper on unsuccessful paintings of trains.

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Steam Train on shed at Hunslet. From b&w photo, my uncle lived in one of the houses overlooking the yard. Watch trains herecad a kid.

About the Artist
Paul (Dixie) Dean

I developed an interest in watercolour painting whilst recovering from a spinal injury . Started painting whilst laid flat on my back using a mirror, did it stop the OT pestering me, but it backfired. When I sat up had to start all over again as I was use to painting through a mirror. Stop painting…

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