Aberdeen Harbour (after the late Edward Wesson)
I usually 'do my own thing' but I admire Edward Wesson's work greatly and one of his harbour scenes grabbed my fancy. Loosely based on his watercolour, I painted this last night after a fish & chip supper - perhaps that helped me to choose a harbour scene! If only I could paint like this more often - that is 'indicate' features loosely but hopefully believably without getting into laborious detail. It is 14 x10 in. on Arches Rough.
About the Artist
Hello. I am a retired Chartered Building Surveyor who took up watercolours at the age of 66 fifteen years ago. It is never too late! Whilst I could always draw and understood perspective ( my training helped that) I had never painted other than a few sketches for clients as an articled pupil 60…View full profile