The Road to Whinlatter

Royal Oak Braithwaite

I like the clean clear lines of this.

Would love to be in Braithwaite now !! Great figures, that to me always add scale and "life" to a painting .

Thanks Tony. Thanks Richard. Me too vis. being at Braithewaite or vicinity. That’s why I drew it.

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iPad drawing. The Royal Oak, shown, is a good watering hole after a day walking the local fells but the road leads over Whinlatter Pass. The procreate app. allows the import of photographs as a base layer. It's not a case of tracing the image but accurately placing key points. I've moved things around and introduced figures to get the image I wanted.

About the Artist
Frank Goddard

I spent many years teaching children art, among other things, but rarely found time to paint for myself until after early retirement. After putting chalk and blackboard behind me I first turned on pen and ink and produced a book The Great North Road (pub. Frances Lincoln, 176pp) devoted to pen and…

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