Yacht Racing at Kippford - WIP
Acrylic on canvas board - based on some of my own photos plus some sketches. Started off as a fairly conventional seascape but got rather carried away with the pallet knives! Think now I see the photo, I have overdone the darkness in the sky - specially on the top left. The actual sky was pretty impressive - yet another day of thundery rain - and I got pretty wet shortly after these photos.
About the Artist
I'm an amateur artist. I have drawn all my life - used to be mainly portraits but now a wider range. Did a lot of portrait/figure drawing at classes for a while in the 1990s then had a break from doing much at all until a couple of years ago, since when I've gone back to classes and workshops run…View full profile