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Watercolour demo 16/12/16

This is the demo today. It’s funny how it is somewhat a likeness just as  yesterdays painting was, but the two portraits could be two entirely different people. 65 more words


Watercolour portrait exercise

In preparation of a watercolour demo for Wednesday group, I tried this one tonight. I painted this on a drawing board at quite a steep angle to allow the pools of colour to fall to the bottom edge of the applied colour. 37 more words


Watercolour Demo

It’s that woman again!

This time it is done in watercolour as a demonstration for the Thursday morning class. I had a practice at it the night before and so glad I did. 29 more words


Freda Completed - Watercolour Art

This is Freda. I started work on her in January this year (see earlier post) but never had time to finish her. Recently, I went over some of the unfinished watercolours and decided to do some more work on her. 120 more words

Writing Stories


A tranquil moment of complete repose.  Who could guess that this is one of the most stressful paintings I’ve ever done!  There are so many different elements – the texture of the skin, the silk, the hair, the feeling of the warmth and the shade and the merest breath of summer air – each part so dependent upon the whole, yet so isolated by colour and technique.  152 more words


Past Joy

This is a watercolour portrait I did avoiding any superfluous embellishment to its form and tried to keep the person’s authenticity. 32 more words


An old watercolour portrait of a friend of mine

This painting is a birthday gift for one of my friends. I used watercolour, watercolour pencils and pencils to make it on a A/4 paper.  122 more words