On shed early morning.
A4 watercolour of engine building up steam near shed, readying for the days work. Developed from a couple of old photos, I love the colours of these old engines especially where the metal has been affected by the heat. The shadows caused by the light and the hidden areas of the engine and the steam give them a ghostly look.
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…View full profile