Spider Alley, dip pen ink and wash

Spider Alley, dip pen ink and wash
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Smashing sketching Malcolm, my style too

thank you Dennis, Derek and Gudrun very much appreciated.

St Lawrence's church is in our village too, as a by the way. This sketch is very attractive Malcolm, I like the different colours and the drawing itself.

Thank you very much Marjorie much appreciated.

Nice one Malcolm. The two figure really make the whole image work, and give it good depth.

Thank you ver much John, much appreciated

Great sketch with a lovely story Malcolm.

Thanks a lot Satu much appreciated

Lovely colours and pen work in this Malcolm. A good story too :)

Thanks a lot for taking the time to look and to comment on my work Sarah, much appreciated.

Lovely pen work and colours Malcolm - and the gravestones add interest to the composition.

Thanks very much for your comments and the observation about the gravestones Jenny, much appreciated.

I love the title and I love the painting Malcolm! You're getting more adventurous with your scribbles and marks, they seem much looser and free which has brought it to life.

Thanks Fiona that means a lot coming from the master of the pen and wash.🎓 ✍🏻🎨 Because you know what I think about your pen work.

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15/04/2016
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This is a sketch of a footpath leading out of the graveyard of my local church of St Lawrence, the footpathh has been in use for as long as anyone can remember running between the fields and behind the vicarage. The gate and fencing are iron and very old they are now showing the ravages of time. I have always assumed its called spider alley because in Autumn when it was really enclosed with trees and bushes, it was always strung with cobwebs covered in dew which I showed my young daughter at the time how to collect on a circle made from a twig.

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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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