Old workings. pen and wash sketch
Having seen so many of Fionas wonderfull pen and wash works, it made me finally dig out my old dip pen instead of using technical pens. This sketch is of part of the remains of the sluice gates of the old little dams at the top of Coledale Beck in the Lakes, the water use to service the old Force Crag mine. It is a nice days walk up from Braithwaite to the head of the valley on to the tops with plenty of good painting and sketching opportunities. Appologies to Fiona for the poor effort.
About the Artist
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…View full profile