"Evening from the airstrip" in watercolour

"Evening from the airstrip" in watercolour

Very nice golden light.

Love it Mike, it has a golden glow to it

thanks to both of you. Have to confess that it isn't what it was intended to be. The actual painting does have a little bit more of what I was looking for but it didn't achieve what I wanted. Signs of a rusty brush

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first attempt for some time and , perhaps , a little ambitious for the occasion. Was trying to capture evening light on an early Autumnal day. Very much a wet into wet plus glazes to get it started. Indian yellow seems to have dominated and appears even more dominant after taking photo

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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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