Departure Lounge (RSPB Saltholme)

Departure Lounge (RSPB Saltholme)
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Like it Emma. It has the atmosphere of Saltholme with distant view of the Transporter. Nicely understated.

I like this Emma and not just because that's the Middlesbrough Tranny in the background lol, love the flock of birds and the ones perched on the bench.

A lovely calming painting Emma.

This is really lovely work Emma.

This is a great painting, subtle and sympathetic. Love the touch of humour in the title!

Thanks everyone (and bonus points to those who recognised the Transporter Bridge!)

Posted by Emma P on Sun 22 Oct 13:14:18
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20/10/2017
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Something about Saltholme reminds me, in a good way, of airports - perhaps the open, flat landscape or the constant sense of arriving and departing, movement everywhere - I'm guessing the terns are waiting to take off whilst the geese are coming in to land. Watercolour on Arches Not paper; Crimson alizarin, cobalt blue and yellow ochre, 18" X 12".

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Emma P

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…

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