"Scene at dusk - from the spare bedroom" mixed media

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This has a real atmosphere, beautifully painted

Love your palette and the dramatic atmosphere Mike. It is such a lovely time of the day when everything seems to come alive.

Richly and delicately resolved - very evocative .

I really like these mixed media works Mike, they have atmosphere and mystery.

Fabulous sky Mike, this has a great feel to it

My thanks for the encouragement , as always greatly appreciated. Just a theme which I am enjoying getting to grips with.

The ones we paint when we're enjoying ourselves are so often our best work - I remember a fellow-painter showing me her latest, and saying "I had a lot of trouble with this one" - quick as a flash, i.e. much too quick, I replied "Yes, it shows..." .... a silence ensued.


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ink , matchstick , watercolour( transparent and opaque) and brush . Seem to have a fixation of end of day - must be my age - or a wish for a good nights kip. Enjoying myself so it can't be serious..

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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