Devoke Water


Another good one James

Very good James, great treatment of the boathouse and grasses. Recognised it straight away, the route over from Broughton to Wast Water.

Thank you Heather and Richard. John Harrison‘a recent line and wash workshop on buildings in the landscape inspired me to do this.

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Devoke Water on Birker Fell in west Cumbria is notable for being the Lake District’s largest tarn and having a two-storey boat house. Line and wash on Bockingford rough paper.

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James Underwood

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…

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