The art of corrugated iron


Wonderful Vicky - you can paint a rusty piece of iron like no other!

Excellent rendition of rust.

This is so good. You can almost pick off the rusty paint, it looks that real.

Wonderful! I love this kind of subject.

Amazing detail, makes a mundane subject interesting.

Amazing detail, excellent watercolour technique.

Fantastic the way you have painted this. Not only realistic metal but beautifully interpreted.

Many thanks for your positive comments - Means a lot and I love the way we encourage each other. For this picture I meant to say that I also used sand paper in some places which was very effective but the paper was very robust as it needed to be for the treatment it received!

Love this.

Great looking painting and painted beautifully.

The ordinary made not so ordinary. Brilliant.

Hang on Studio Wall

Watercolour and fine liner were used for this iron shed door fastening. It is nice to take something out of the ordinary and incorporate it into art!

About the Artist
Vicky Rosenthal

Although I went to art college in my teens it would be a good many years before I had the time to start painting again and of course things had changed a lot in that time. I mostly taught myself watercolour from books and demonstrations and have since gone on many courses. My first love is…

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