Water Lillies

Water Lillies

Beautiful. Love the colours on the leaves, and the single white flower.

Lovely composition and well painted Kathy. I have some artbars and can't really get into them. Perhaps I'll try them as watercolour.

Really beautiful painting Kathy, love your colours. I have these art bars too, i use them for sketching but I haven't managed to produce anything as beautiful as this

Reply to Adele, Lisa and Shirley. Thanks for your kind comments. I haven't used the art bars as much as I intended because I have since discovered the Inktense range. I will have to get them out again. Maybe the two could be combined...?

Never used the Inktense range Kathy. Saw another artist on here a while ago, produce a lovely painting with them - might be tempted to get some.

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This picture was completed with Derwent Artbar sticks. I used them as a water colour medium for the under painting and then as a drawing tool to add the details.

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Kathy Gales

As a very young girl at school I remember painting a picture of a boat on the sea. It was probably just a red and blue splodge but I was commended for it and from then on I fell in love with trying to make recognisable images. My early work was mostly detailed drawings but later I started to…

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