Village scene - based on a demo by Jake Winkle


So much to like in this painting Michael

Simple but very effective painting, how they should be done nice one Micheal!

Sumptuous washes Michael, I love the deep shadowy areas especially. I like the addition of your wee dug!

Thank you very much Dennis, Heather, William and Fiona. I'm glad you recognise the wee dog Fiona. The more I look at it the more I think it looks like anything but a dog!

Hang on Studio Wall

Enjoyed doing this - going a bit gung-ho with colour. No drawing with pencil - painted entirely with a brush. Not having to slavishly follow pencil lines gives a looser feel. Must try this more often!

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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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