Moonlight on sheep cropped hawthorn
The hawthorn along the line of the old fence have been systematically cropped by the sheep to create a full line of hedges as depicted. The sky is intended to be dark with the sort of illumination by the moon and the sienna field and foreground were deliberately left with runs to bring texture and to represent the wired shapes you get from moonlight on grass.
About the Artist
I was born in Wakefield West Yorkshire and lived in that area most of my life. I moved over the border in to Lancashire (only just) in 2011. My family and my job have been priorities but I have managed to draw and paint since I was a child. For a short period I was the Chairman of Wakefield art…View full profile