The Wharfe at Barden Bridge
A late winter scene from a walk at Bolton Abbey - watercolour, 14 x 8, done from my photos. I used Canson Not paper which I was wary of, because it wasn’t gummed down; but it held up really well - minimal buckling, let me build layers without lifting, and stood up to scraping. French ultramarine, yellow ochre, cobalt blue, permanent rose, cadmium yellow pale.
About the Artist
I'm an amateur painter from County Durham. I sketch and paint for my own enjoyment and relaxation; in particular, looking at the plants and animals in our local area and attempting to paint them. My painting "Goldfinches on Teasel" was chosen to be made into a card by Tees Valley Wildlife Trust. I…View full profile