The Road to Clare (Suffolk)


It's funny how the things you (one) tends to worry about in a painting are often unnoticed by the viewer. I always like to see the underlying texture in your paintings. I really like the little red car and the range of greens you've got. And always admire you for getting out there!

Lovely work Rachel.

This is a little gem Rachel, love the texture and spontaneity of your work.

Just love how you have painted this Rachel with bags of atmosphere and that winter feeling. Marvellous.

Beautiful Rachel. Beautiful texture 🥰

I love the textured marks and brush strokes Rachel, I think it gives the painting a real feeling of aliveness.

Thank you everyone for such lovely compliments -

I love the inclusion of the car - it adds dimension to this lovely painting Rachel.

I agree with Sarah, nice one Rachel

I love the texture marks, they add so much Rachel.

You've painted how a day like this feels. Its the 'Joy' of plein air and a joy to see.

Thank you all again for such lovely compliments

Hang on Studio Wall

Really Grey, Raw day but desperate to paint so added the Red car for some colour-and bought the Green of the field out a bit stronger. Not sure about the underlying brush marks though where I Gessoed the board- Never mind, it was great to get out and paint as have been a bit blocked this last 10 days…

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Rachel Wood

I paint Plein Air, and landscapes are my passion. The changing light, never knowing quite what may happen, searching for a subject, meeting passers by, all add to the excitement and richness of landscape painting. My other passion is playing the violin, occasionally in and around the streets and…

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