"Winter roadside with Toi Toi"
Pampas grass known here as Toi Toi are presently featuring prominently in some places and I saw these on trips made to Feilding these past three days. Stopped yesterday and did a tonal sketch , took photos, and had fun tonight. Very much wet into wet with just a smidgin of oil pastel in the right places for the grass heads and some texture as well.
About the Artist
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…View full profile