This was a watercolour I did last year and entered in a competition, it didn't come anywhere. Today I pulled it out and thought I would try some mixed media, so I added some birds, some splatters, a tiny bit of gold leaf. I used pastel, ink and watercolour, oh yes and a bit of charcoal. I think it looks better, I might even add more stuff to it. Coming nowhere, did it put me off competitions, no, I like entering the odd one or two, it's fun.
About the Artist
My name is, Denise. I started painting at the end of April during the Covid lockdown 2020. I’ve never painted before or had any experience of doing any art. I walked into a shop, bought some watercolours and have been trying to teach myself. I have pain conditions and had to retire early last year…View full profile