Mist over Sledmere House East Yorkshire
Oil on Board. Quite a large painting approx 25" x 20". I went to Sledmere estate to sketch the scene - it was a beautiful sunny day in early Spring when I left home. When I arrived at Sledmere the mist & fog had descended, hence the finished sketch and subsequent painting was not quite what I originally intended. I gave the board quite a textured coat of gesso to see the brushstrokes, not sure whether it works or not.
About the Artist
I've been painting almost ten years, initially with watercolours, then moving on to oils and other media. I am self taught, though have attended several short painting courses. I paint as a hobby and also belong to 2 art groups in Yorkshire. I exhibit through them and local galleries. I love…View full profile