Wednesday, 17 August 2016
Sunday, 7 August 2016
I bought a set of Unison landscape pastels from the art shop in Corbridge plus 4 extra colours.
Delight and Wisdom Art Shop in Corbridge Northumberland
Two new pastel drawing on quarter imperial Saunders Waterford HP paper.
Misty Morning at Chapel Stile Cumbria
Helvellyn from Red Tarn.
Still not happy with the paper must get some proper pastel paper.
Thursday, 4 August 2016
First pastel with Claire Money on 200 lb Bockingford HP paper. Banburgh Castle
Goose Barn Farm Kentmere Cumbria
Great Langdale from Lingmore Fell.
All pastels done with an old box of Inscribe pastels.
Tuesday, 5 July 2016
Jim demonstrated his technique for tracing the shape, cutting out and gluing using araldite resin.
Some of his excellent watercolour paintings on display.
Painting for mining book
Clare Money - Pastels
Clare works large scale, full or half imperial or larger using Unison Pastels on 140 lb HP Bockingford paper and she demonstrated a beach scene looking into the sun.
Clare at work and one of her painting.
The class chose a photo she supplied to work from. More next week.
Friday, 27 May 2016
Elephant painting with Andy Taylor at Lanchester Monday Art Group.
Elephant with baobab tree
Cornwall paper pad 400 gsm by Hahnemuhle. Very soft
Initial wash textured using a sheet of perspex placed over a wet variegated wash. Egrets and tusks added with white acrylic. 200 lb Bockingford not paper.
Ndebele tribal designs with zebra skin marking added to elephant painting with baobab trees. 200 lb Bockingford not paper.
All paintings are quarter imperial (15 x 11 inches)
Sunday, 22 May 2016
View to Coquet Island from the beach at Boulmer which shows the black rocks that have been washed down from the will sill.
Watercolour on Cornwall paper
Langdale Pikes Great Langdale near Oak Howe. Introduced a wall to break up the green field. Previously done plein air in acrylic.
River Wear at Frankland Lane Durham part of the recession paintings with Deerness Art Group May meeting. As is the one above.
Staithes Bank from the beck.
Saturday, 7 May 2016
Two paintings of Craster to Dunstanburgh in acrylic available.
20 x 16 inches in white frame.
View at recent exhibition to see size.
Watercolour of Craster 15 x 11 inch in a 20 x 16 inch mount of ivory with a white insert. Not framed.
All original works as I do not do prints.
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