had a problem thinking up one - so it is " Trees" and I'll leaf it at that
this is gouache on black paper. The vegetation was painted in with masking fluid then overpainted with the gouache to obtain the sky effect. Once dry , the masking fluid was removed and whilst the fore ground and right hand tree have been emphasised with ink , the remainder are just the black paper with a bit of attention to the foliage.
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