Black-headed Moorland Sheep

Black-headed Moorland Sheep

A brilliant sky lights this work Michael beautiful

Lovely loose style, reminds me of the Lake District.

Nice imaginary composition, your greens and shadows complement the sky wonderfully well.

Dennis, Elaine & Sharon - thank you. With rain & gales, now is not the time for plein air so the warm kitchen is the place to paint ... with a bit of imagination!

A lovely painting Michael, great Sky and sheep

Thank you David - I think I am better at skies than sheep which is why I painted the latter so small!

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Yes - they are there, albeit small scale! This was a "quickie" this evening. Painted a sky which when completed reminded me of the kind of sky I often encountered on hikes in the hills - plenty of cloud and not much sunshine! So I decided to paint an upland scene with a few black-headed sheep and a pond in the foreground. An imaginary scene somewhere in northern England.

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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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