An Early En Plein Air Pastel ( Conway Valley Wales)
This is my first En Plein Air Pastel Size 10x8 inches, on watercolour paper. I soon stopped working on white paper. A coloured ground is best, Burnt Sienna usually. From this small beginning I went on to making my own pastel surfaces. Then on to making my own pastels. I developed my own pochade pastel box from an old Victorian watercolour Box. Pastel painting taught me how to use colour, and I have always loved the medium for its immediate painting contact with the working surface.
About the Artist
John Graham Inkson
Life From The Easel. As an artist I see my self as an all rounder. Ive worked with all the painting mediums, as well as silk screen printing, ceramics, small sculptures, sign writing, murals, graphic design and digital art. I went to Cardiff University to do graphic design rather than do a fine…View full profile