Hi Malcolm, just found your portfolio for the first time. Some wonderful works here. Tell me, please, do you sling a colour wash on the whole paper, then use textural effects eg salt, etc on it and then work into negative spaces to reach your painting results? jx

Wow! Someones been seasoning his paintings! I love salt with watercolour washes. You have some great work on here - do you have a website or blog?

Had a look at your gallery and this is one of my favourites!!! I agree with Julie: WOW. Perfect drawing and very special colour combination with the complementary colours jumping from the paper!!!

Hang on Studio Wall

Watercolour on 1/4 imperial Bockingford 200 lb paper

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Malcolm Coils

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…

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