Pastel drawn at the art club using Mick McManus's box of pastels bought at the car boot sale for £2. The box had 3 layers of a mixture of Daler Rowney and Sennelier colours- I got the pink layer. Mick can certainly spot a bargain - I've seen his studio full of car boot purchases - while my new pastel set of Unison cost me £2.60 a single stick.
About the Artist
After twenty years of painting watercolours I have spent the last year or so trying to paint in collage and acrylics with little success. I find it difficult to paint opaque paint on to a surface that blots out whatever is there so I am returning to watercolour now I have plenty of time after…View full profile