It’s actually quite hard to make a good job of something which might seem simple….it’s not, but this is good. The thing missing I think is the tiny amount of reflected light at the base of the lemon?

It's beautiful Rachel. That highlight is great!

Thank you Marjorie and Sarah for such positive and helpful comments- Yes, that’s so well observed Marjorie - I think your right and will work on it some more 😀

It's lovely. I gave myself a task of painting a lemon in one hour, not easy, something simple can be very tricky!

About the paint! It’s great Rachel.

I’m liking the texture and that highlight is perfect!

Thank you again for such positive comments 😀

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Enjoyed the challenge of painting this- Am trying to focus on warms and cools as a project whilst painting at the moment - haven't quite got this correct but hopefully going in the right direction🤞

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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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