A Night in Murano
I made a fundamental error when starting this. I used the wrong side of the paper, but did not realise until I I did a test colour strip on the reverse. I found that with my coloured pencils I could not get the intensity of colour I needed and had to resort to pastels and white ink to finish it. My own fault for using cheap paper.
About the Artist
Since retiring from a career in education and training management, I returned to art after a gap of 40 years. Now I travel was much as I can with my husband and take an enormous amount of photographs, some of which I use as reference photos. Meanwhile, I take a weekly course in portraiture and…View full profile