"Breaking waves at Amble" in watercolour.

"Breaking waves at Amble" in watercolour.

Very good portrayal of those wild waves.

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I did start the painting with the use of a white oil pastel and, I think in the main it has worked as intended. The breaking waves were quite dramatic and I can understand why there is a light house here. A seal swimming in the harbour adjacent to this area must have spoiilt the fishing that day.

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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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