Thanks Maureen, much appreciated.

I thought it was a deliberate style choice, Val. The outline adds to the overall effect. It's a highly colourful and eye-catching painting and I noticed it immediately. We tend to be hard on ourselves, do we not? *smile* Bri

Lovely contrasting colours Val. Love the way the leaves melt into the foreground.

Lovely colours and the leaves are really good.

This is lovely, Val, composition and colours - and I really like the way you've outlined the flowers, it's very stylish!

Val I prefer this style with the strong outlines and some soft edges In the foliage. The strong warm hues against the cool blues works so well.

Thank you everyone for your generous comments it's nice to know it's been so well received by all you excellent artists.

Hang on Studio Wall

Watercolur and Pen. Painted earlier this year I didn't like it but having come across it again I decided I would post it anyway. There are aspects of it I like and others I don't! I wish I hadn't used pen to outline the flowers

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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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