The hamlet


My kind of place James

John Harrison provided the reference photo, but no location details. However, it’s likely to be Yorkshire Dales or Lake District. His photo was taken on a dull day and there was little of interest in the foreground, so I added the sunshine and fences.

Lovely watercolour James.

Hang on Studio Wall

This is the last of my three line and wash paintings started during John Harrison’s recent workshop “Buildings in the landscape”, then finished at home. All done with Uni Pin Fineliner pens and watercolour on Bockingford rough paper.

About the Artist
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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