Playing with masking techniques – lots of fun and learning. Because watercolours can’t be painted light over dark, bits that you want to stay light have to be blocked before each wash. There are about four layers here…
…might add a little more definition yet.
An old truck slowly fading. Hot press paper and watercolours…
and always the sea
against cool sand
where the Pohutakawa
guard the treasured land
and the seabirds call
Been so looking forward to the big blood moon tonight, but after days of brilliant weather the clouds are coming across. These black and white shots from a block being demolished at a local school match my sombre mood…
…and I noticed that there was still children’s artwork on one of the walls.
I thought it would be easy to paint my artist’s bits and pieces…
…but it wasn’t.
latest and last painting of our Bert… Sorry I haven’t been around much. Blessings and a Happy New Year to you all.
through the looking glass
Goose crafted by Barbara Bowness. If you want to see more from this talented creator visit Creations Gallery, just up the road from the Whanganui Information Center…