A Corner of Lake Louise (Watercolour on Khadi Heavyweight Rough paper approx 10" x 14")

A Corner of Lake Louise

I really like this Bob

A really good landscape, love the colours.

Thank you Heather and Paul for your kind comments. I was wondering whether to put in a couple of Loons in the water, but after doing a couple of cutouts of the birds and moving them around, decided that they detracted from the overall view, so left them out in the end.

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This is the watercolour done after the sketch that I last posted. The colours were mostly W&N Artists tubes. A limited palette was used of Cobalt, Ultramarine and Cerulean blues, Winsor Violet, Hookers Green, Yellow Ochre, Warm Sepia, Permanent Rose , Cadmium Red ( very little) and W&N Lemon Yellow which is Nickel Titanate, a muted, quite opaque cool yellow, Neutral Tint and Titanium White (very little). Spring had arrived, with snow where there was little sun on the slopes during daylight hours.

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Bob Biggart

I'm an amateur artist who started to paint in watercolours about 1990, when I found that the watercolours I admired in galleries were way beyond my price range. My thinking was that in time I might be able to produce paintings that I could hang on my wall at home, and be happy with. At theā€¦

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