Looking to Orkney

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A lovely painting of a great landscape/seascape.

Like this Ron, good one

Lovely painting Ron, nice the way you have painted the rocks

This is a great scene Ron, you’ve handled this superbly.

A lovely scene Ron.

Thank you David, Heather,David, Alan and Denise.

A very nice balanced piece of work Ron. Love your foreground too.

Love this Ron, the dry stone wall is very effective.

Lovely composition and colours, Ron.

Love your focus on drawing shapes (not things). A lovely painting.

I recognised the location immediately! Nicely painted .

Thank you Chris, Katy, Paul, Jenny, Diane and Judith. It’s great when people recognise the subject.

Nice painting of Dunnet Head lighthouse Ron! Looks towards Hoy, Orkney indeed. Love a lighthouse!

Thanks, Gillian. Visibility wasn’t good enough that day, but it would have been great to put that added touch in.

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26/08/2021
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Oil on panel, 12x16in. Dunnet Head Lighthouse, the most northerly point on mainland Scotland. From a photo taken some time ago, on our SC500 trip. The weather wasn't great but it was probably the only day it was dry. Some practice in painting shapes (not things) and attempting to get a convincing drystone wall.

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Ron Goodwin

Self-taught and still learning. Since being given some watercolour paints some years ago, it revived my interest in painting. Now retired, I particularly like to indulge my time in portraits, landscapes and seascapes. Charcoal sketches of family is a particular favourite. Mediums I have used…

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