Lapwings over Low Force, Teesdale
A scene from one of my favourite walks along the Tees from Bowlees. I find that sometimes paintings just ‘flow’ effortlessly; others, like this one, I have to fight all the way, especially when I’m working from photos and trying to reconcile my memory with the limited information available. Watercolour on Canson paper, 14x10’". Cobalt blue, French ultramarine, permanent rose, yellow ochre, 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