The East Lyn River near Watersmeet

The East Lyn River near Watersmeet

Paid dividends Michael a stunner

Beautiful painting, Michael.

Love that wet in wet background.

Thank you Dennis, Cesare and Stephen. BTW, the chap running along the river's edge towards the right of the picture was a 'happy accident'. I happened to notice after painting the background that I had missed a bit and left a patch of unpainted paper which, by pure chance, had the shape of a running man - so I painted him in! My brother suggested it was a fugitive who had escaped from Dartmoor Prison!

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Another watercolour from my recent visit to North Devon

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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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