"Anice waterfall" mixed media and spelling deliberate.

"Anice waterfall"  mixed media and spelling deliberate.
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This is a partially frozen water fall on the Ruapehu/Tongariro volcanic plateau. Painted without a drawn base other than usingg white oil pastel to define the water.Brushed on prepared WC washes and then started picking out and emphasising areas to develop the subject. Jury still out as to whether it has worked to the degree I wanted - but I did have fun and that is what it is all about for me.

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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