"Haworth front garden"

"Haworth front garden"

I spent my first thirty years in the UK and the last 51 in New Zealand.I still enjoy visiting the UK and come as a visitor with some "prior knowledge". Yorkshire is a favoured spot because I do have family living there. but I have seen more of England, Ireland Wales and Scotland since living here in NZ.. I haven't seen all of NZ yet - but quite a lot considering - and probably more than many home bred Kiwis. This subject just caught my eyes and had to be recorded.. The line and wash technique suited my mood.

This is beautiful Mike, I love the detail.

It's a great subject and would have attracted me and it isn't an easy one. Nicely depicted, just a little concerned if the path is sloping like that and also the size of the door.

Lovely painting Mike.

Hang on Studio Wall

line & wash work. Adjacent to Haworth church , Yorkshire.

About the Artist
Mike Capenerhurst

Born & lived in Leicester for 30 years before coming to NZ in 1965 with wife and family. Dropped art at school for more "useful" subjects. Interest resurrected upon arriving out here. Started with oils, moved to water colour some 20 years ago.. Have played with etching and like it. Primarily self…

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