Very nice, Rachel. I also find the colours in my paintings don’t reproduce well in photos.

Thanks Seth. It was the shade of bluey purple I struggled to make. The colours in the photo are actually quite close to those I’ve painted.

Lovely version of Iris Rachel.

I like the positive style Rachel, all works so well.

This looks lovely Rachel, I love an Iris painting!

Thank you everyone., very encouraging... I thought it was a bit clumsy :))

The colours look great, Rachel.

Great very assured and confident! Love it, Rachel

Purple and yellow always work ! I find my colours can disappoint when I scan, especially watercolour.

Hang on Studio Wall

Watercolour and acrylic on a 7x5 canvas board. Tidied this up a little this morning as it looked a bit clumsy yesterday. I find the colours for Iris’s really difficult to mix. They were more blue in my photograph.

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Rachel Mansell

I live in Gringley on the Hill in North Nottinghamshire. Although painting and drawing seems to be in the genes I am self taught and still loving learning. I've recently retired and now have the free time to try out new techniques and basically mess around with different mediums discovering and…

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