Cottage Garden

Cottage Garden

What a delightful little cottage, Frank. You might've spent a lot of time painting this scene but it was well worth the effort. Beautiful! Bri

I like that, Frank. What a tiny place. So well painted. The building reminds me of some of the historic buildings at the Singleton museum.

Beautiful cottage and garden Frank. Brilliant brickwork.

It's beautiful, and that brickwork!!

Thanks Bri, Lewis, Karen and Jennifer, that brickwork took up one whole session at the painting group to complete.

What a delightful little cottage and painting Frank, and well done for persevering in gouache which I never have much success with!

Thanks Tessa, try using gouache really thickly.

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Came across this lovely cottage garden set in the six acre gardens at Bridgemere next to the Wyvale Garden World, Stafford. Spent far too long on this chocolate-boxy painting. Gouache on Bockinford w/c paper 8x11 inches.

About the Artist
Frank Bingley

I've had very little tuition over the years except for a two year course during the late 1990s in watercolour. Since retirement in 2012, I now have time to pursue my love of painting. In recent years I have ventured into linoprinting, acrylics , oils and gouache. Gouache is fast becoming my…

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