I think this works very well Michael, you have managed to simplify this well known scene and produced a pleasing watercolour.

A smashing memory I am sure, so well painted and just right.

She will be thrilled Michael! What a lovely thought and I'm sure it will bring back wonderful memories. I agree with Stephen about the scene being simplfied making a more pleasing painting.

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This is a small watercolour 10x7 in. painted for the 70th Birthday of an old friend of mine with whom I went on a mediterranean cruise 50 years ago! It won't win any prizes but I hope it will remind her of a fun three weeks including the night when we left the port of Venice in an almighty thunderstorm

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Michael Trask

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…

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