An Orkney sunset


Did you not paint this one in Spain - in a heatwave? I know I saw it on the Forum. Acrylics don't like heatwaves, I know - lots of spraying with water?

A superb painting

Nice one Gillian.

Lovely work Gillian, love the way you’ve painted the foliage.

Beautiful Gillian. I particularly like the way you have painted the grasses.

Lovely Gillian, it turned out beautifully.

Yes Robert! Was tricky but I have a cave house so had to move further into it where it’s coole!

Lovely, all those grasses/reeds are great.

Wonderful sunset and grasses, Gillian.

Very good. Super reflection on the water and love the detail.

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Acrylic on canvas 50cm x70cm

About the Artist
Gillian Cooke

Hi. I am Gill and returned to Orkney in 2020 after living in Spain for ten years. I started painting in 2010 as a serious hobby. Lost my mojo 2017 to health issues but now getting back into the swing! I have found myself gravitating to acrylics as love the vibrancy of colour but started with…

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