Sunset over the Leith


This is excellent James , I like it a lot. You have drawn this beautifully and the bit of colour really sets it off .

Terrific work, James. Great drawing and the addition of one colour sets it all off beautifully.

The addition of colour really adds to the scene.

Thank you Paul, Lewis and Christine. As always, I greatly appreciate your comments.

Another super piece of art James - this works really well with charcoal and one colour. Very well drawn.

Thank you Dympna and Maureen.


Good perspective with detailed drawing skills.

Very nice! Great textures

Thank you Jan, Caroline, John and Judit. Very grateful for your comments.

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The River Leith in the Eden Valley, illuminated by the setting sun. Charcoal (liquid and solid) on cold-pressed watercolour paper tinted with Inktense.

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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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