Pastel painting of the view towards Place Fell near Ullswater in Cumbria. After the small sketch which I uploaded recently to this gallery, I decided to do this larger version of the scene. The footpath and fence are imaginary but, I think, aesthetically necessary. Rembrandt soft pastels on Canson Mi-Teintes Touch paper.
About the Artist
Other than sketching on agenda papers during tedious committee meetings, I started drawing and painting only after several years in retirement. Then, almost 70 years old, I first attended an art course. Still so much to learn, thankfully! — “Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is…View full profile