In The Bleak Mid Winter



Stunning, has real depth and the colours and splattering work a treat

Gorgeous painting, Sophie, and one that catches the eye immediately. I love the blurred background. Bri

Beautiful wintry effect with the subdued palette and blurred background.

That is so atmospheric . The palette describes the temperature beautifully and I love that soft background overlaid with the delicate leaves and grasses

Thank you everyone, I really appreciate your lovely, positive comments x

Nothing bleak about your work, brings a Spring to the heart.

Love the wispy treatment of the mini-landscape -looks frosty. Lovely painting

Absolutely superb and beautifully done.

Beautiful background against the sparse Winter foliage.

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Painted on saturated bockingford paper with four colours...manganese, cadmium red, prussian Blue and yellow ochre

About the Artist
sophie penstone

I live and paint from my studio in Cornwall. I am largely self taught in watercolours and have been painting with them for 20 years. I am inspired many different things around me in the landscape but primarily trees, flowers and long shadows. At the moment I am also exploring the beauty of decay,…

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