Where once there was life 2. 7" x 9"


You still have the feel of underwater Malcolm, especially with the cast light from the surface again. I think number one is still my favourite.

Thank you for that Fiona and I must agree with you the more I look at them, the more I like the trial, I think I did that in a far more open frame of mind and started to get tighter afterwards.

I like the surface reflections here. I also lean towards the trial version Malcolm.

Thank you Diane, yes I think all I am doing is slowly blinding myself to what I really want to achieve, I may use this one and over paint as one last effort then move one, but thank you for your comment it confirms general thinking including my own, but I believe you show the good with the bad because I know you get honest constructive criticism from folk on here.

Well portrayed Malcolm, not easy!

Hang on Studio Wall

This one is done on paper as opposed to the canvas board I did the first painting on, the drowned village of Derwent under the Ladybower Reservoir. I have changed the lighting effects on this one for better or worse, all observations welcome.

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Malcolm Buckley

I have always loved the outdoors and have climbed and walked in various places in the world, after giving numerous slide shows and talks about my trips to raise money for charity, i realised the slides and photos did not do what i saw justice, so I decided to start trying to paint. I am self taught…

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