The Entrance To Attingham Park
I took my dog to walk at Attingham Park yesterday. It is our local NT house and park and my various dogs have walked there for over 20 years and actually now think it is an extension of their back garden (I wish!). The sky was dark with rain clouds and it cast an odd light on the entrance building and gates, so I whipped out my sketch book and did a very quick pen drawing in between dodging showers. I had to retire to my car in the end and finish it from there. It is only a quick doodle really and I definitely need to hone my drawing and perspective skills - going to work on those. I added a bit more wash when I got home into the warm. Pen and Wash in my Sketchbook.
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