The Sussex Downs
This is my first attempt at painting since I fell ill 3 months ago with Chronic Inflammatory de-myenilating Polyneuropathy - bit of a mouthful but basically damage to the sheathing of the peripheral nerves which has taken away my ability to walk or grip/hold anything easily with my hands. So, although no masterpiece, it was with great delight that I managed to paint this today even with a very wobbly hand. This is loosely based on an Edward Wesson painting that I saw was up for auction recently.
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