Somewhere In France!


That's lovely Tessa, beautiful shadows and light on the building.

Thanks so much Linda.

I love the composition of the painting and the angles of the building elements and the track that leads you into the picture. Great balance of colours and just so effective overall.

That's so inviting Tessa,

Many thanks Mike and Lesley, always happy to have your positive comments.

Sitting here, raining outside and summer is sliding away...I'd love to be there in that lovely peace and sunshine. Tessa those colours you've used are perfectly chosen to convey the warmth and light.

Thank you Marjorie, and yes the weather has been grim here hasn’t it? A good reason to get painting some of those photos and ideas from summer!

Great feeling for sense of place Tessa. Love the light on the houses and the way you have painted the foliage.

Many thanks Carole.

Gorgeous scene skilfully painted. You've kept it simple and it shines -just likr the weather!

Many thanks Willie!

Ah....summer, is it over already! This reminds me of a Cezanne .....that pure blue summer sky, the dusky rendering of the house and the bright feeling of heat and sunshine. Gorgeous Tessa.

Thanks so much Fiona. Yes summer seems to have left us suddenly so maybe time to bring out the imagination with the paints!

Hang on Studio Wall

Small oil on board painted at class.

About the Artist
Tessa Gwynne

I have returned to painting over the last few years having relocated from Cardiff to the Cotswolds in 2009 and joined the Guiting Power Art Group. Although I did a year's Foundation Course at art college after leaving school, I hadn’t painted much in the interim, except for a few attempts here and…

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