It's a good while since I have posted a portrait on the gallery so I am hopelessly out of practice I'm afraid. I took this photo of my now very grown up teenager grandson, Oscar, while we were out sledging in the recent snow. He is a gentle and very sweet boy and I hope I have managed to convey this in the whole look of his face. I do have to own up and admit that this is not a perfect likeness, but then I don't always aim for that as I am more interested in capturing the essence of the person (or that's my excuse and I am sticking to it lol!). Watercolour on Langton 200lbs.
About the Artist
I am a watercolourist first and foremost as I love the qualities of the medium, its riskiness and unpredictability. I started painting about 8 years ago and it has now become an integral part of my life. Hopefully, I will continue to paint into my dotage as I am given to understand that you can…View full profile