The Road to Whinlatter
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
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…View full profile