Still Life

Still Life

That's nicely done Maureen. Attractive group.

The charcoal sets of the watercolour beautifully Maureen, the fruits are jewel like.

Lovely still life Maureen very nice.

Great still life Maureen!

I like the combination of charcoal with watercolour. It gives the painting depth Maureen.

Lovely painting Maureen this combination works well.

Lovely painting and really interesting method. Does the charcoal go on before or after the watercolour? I'm no watercolourist, but am willing to have a go. Brian

I love the purples , the different shades of greens and the composition, the charcoal makes the painting stand out.

A very effective use of mixed media. Love the boldly applied washes, a piece with great immediacy. Fabulous work, Maureen!

A lovely still life painting Maureen, well done.

Thank you everyone for your great comments. The charcoal in this case went on first Brian but normally with ink I put it on after as I like to pick out shapes afterwards.

Great work and depth and light Maureen

lovely composition

I do like the technique Maureen. Lovely work!

This works so well Maureen, love the technique.

Wonderful still life, Maureen. The charcoal works very well with watercolours.

delicate and delightful Maureen; I like the way you've left the charcoal drawing showing through.

A cracking still life, elipses are spot on ,and technically all sound. A lovely loose feel with nice colour choice and depth . Very nice.

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Charcoal and watercolour

About the Artist
Maureen Sherman

I have been painting for about 30 years. Recently I have been concentrating on watercolours which I started with all those years ago. I like the fluid and fresh appearance of this even though it is so difficult and like to try to keep this look in acrylics, pastels and oil. I love the use of ink…

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