Monnow Bridge and gatehouse Monmouth
A rather laboured attempt at a beautiful scene from a photo I took on Wednesday while my wife was at the opticians. Got half way through and realised I am much better gung-ho painting from my imagination! However, I plodded on ...... This is the last remaining fortified river bridge in the UK. Used to be the main road entrance to the town but now pedestrianised and replaced by a modern road bridge on which I stood for my reference photo.
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