This is a SAA Challenge 'Our Photo, Your Painting' - they provide the reference photo and you do what you want with it. I have actually played this one quite straight for me - no reason apart from that is how I felt I wanted to do it. I am not brilliant at portraying light, so it was a nice one to practice on. Watercolour on Fabriano Artistico.
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