Merry Dancers, Orkney


Must be fantastic to see Gillian, lucky you to have this on your doorstep to sketch.

Would love to see the lights, a nice pastel sketch Gillian.

Very atmospheric Gillian, love this

Very mysterious looking, a spooky atmosphere, lovely!

Looks like the Stones of Staithness to me. That angle of the point. But then again, the Ring of Brodgar is quite similar in this respect. I would love to see the northern lights, but they have escaped me so far.

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Quick sketch in paste pencils on black pastel paper

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Gillian Cooke

Hi. I am Gill and currently live in Spain but spent most of the past 40 years in Orkney. I started painting about ten years ago as a serious hobby. Lost my mojo about three years ago due to health issues but now getting back into the swing! I have found myself gravitating to acrylics as love the…

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