Birthday Card for a 101 year old!
This is a small A5 size watercolour based on a scene by Edward Wesson which I have painted today as a birthday card to Pauline, a very good friend of mine, who will be 101on 8th July! A wonderful lady who makes little or no concessions to age. The view could be the Test River in Hampshire which would be appropriate as Pauline lives not far away. Not easy to pick the right subject for a 101 year old; in a moment of fantasy I thought of 101 Dalmatians but soon realised that was biting off more than I could chew!
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