Above the tree line (watercolour based on a pastel by Tony Allain)
Pinching other people's ideas again I'm afraid ..... Steve Hall is demonstrating pastel techniques in the latest edition of 'The Artist' and one example he showed was this view painted by Tony Allain. It is a bright vibrant scene and I thought I might have a go at a watercolour version. So here it is. Maybe I have rose tinted spectacles but I am quite pleased with the result. Please feel free to shoot me down in flames .... I never mind a critique.
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