Monochrome, tonal study.

Monochrome, tonal study.

Excellent work Helen, this is a truly stunning watercolour painting, this must be almost exactly like the photograph, marvellous achievement to create this, you must be really pleased with it and Paul Talbot-Greaves should be as well!

Thank you Ros. I was quite pleased.

This has come out really well Helen, I have been on a few of Paul's day workshops and he's a very encouraging teacher.

Thanks Stephen. I agree, I'm lucky he is in my area.

lovely work, great painting.

Thank you for your comments Karyl and Anne.

Lovely work, Helen - loads of dramatic contrasts.

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Our 10 week course with Paul Talbot-Greaves is all about contrast. Our homework last week was to paint this picture from one of Paul's photographs. This is my effort. It was a difficult but helpful exercise. On Saunders 300lb rough paper 14x10" using SAA Paynes Grey watercolour.

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Helen Jones

I have learnt about painting in watercolour by attending classes and demonstrations by more experienced painters. I have dabbled in pastels and am now using acrylics and oils. I enrolled on an Open College of Arts Painting degree course in August 2017 with a view to broadening my education,…

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