Poppies in Autumn
A pastel painting inspired by a photograph taken by my friend Norah Blount who kindly gave me permission to use it. Sorry the colours aren't quite true thanks to my lack of photography skills and the the very bad light. The original is slightly greener, less turquoise. I might try this again in oils. Thanks for having a look.
About the Artist
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…View full profile