Castle Coeffin


Really like this and the brickwork is particularly good

oops ... stonework!

Wow - that is really good!

Love stone colours

A very good composition.

Excellent pen work and great washes added .

Really well portrayed James. Dedicated detail on the stonework.

Thank you Heather, David, Faye, Chris, Paul and Jim. I really do value and appreciate your comments.

The detail of these stones is wonderful. There’s somewhere I’d really love to visit

Thank you Diana. Lismore is a beautiful island.

This is super James, beautifully painted.

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Castle Coeffin was built in the 13th century on the north west coast of the inner Hebridean island of Lismore, which my wife and I visited in June. The castle is now a dilapidated ruin. Watercolour painting over a pen and ink sketch.

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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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