It's amazing how so little can achieve such a bit impact Val.

I did a pastel pencils like this from the same view and then did an acrylic of the same. Good learning experience. Well done.

thank you Adele, Dennis and Linda.

Brilliant so effective well done.

Very skilled work Val, good light on his face .

The half-hour painter... well worth the effort Val as this has really worked out well and made an interesting piece. I am doing a small piece on 30-minute painting in the Sept online bonus feature, although I will be using oils, hope you enjoy it.

Oh Val this is marvellous! It would take me much longer than 30 mins to do this. Beautiful!

I could stroke that fur Val, the texture of it is so life like. Excellent 30minute exercise.

Many thanks Lesley, Carole, Alan, Margaret and Fiona. Alan I'll look forward to reading your bonus feature in September.

excellent Val lovely study

Cheers David.

Very impressive indeed great skills

Thank you Dermot.

Hang on Studio Wall

A spare piece of black card, three CP's, white, grey and blue, and half an hour to spare :)

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Val Kenyon

I am a self taught artist or, as I like to say, I'm "unrestricted by formal teaching" which probably explains my mish mash of styles. I paint in most media, watercolour, gouache, oil, coloured pencil and my favourite, soft pastels. I'm inspired by the Scottish landscape, nature and animals and…

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