Thursday, June 02, 2011
Fantastic morning, bit cloudy but still and so quiet, the scent of honeysuckle is heavy on the air. Every time I think that I have too much to do to go down and paint the river and I drag myself wearily off to do a painting I am so blown away by the beauty of the place. It is a total pleasure to be able to sit and paint for an hour. I come home full of energy and "vim and vigour"
Today I took a photo of the halfway stage, thought it might be interesting to see how much it changes through the painting. So here it is ...
Also here are some details showing what is difficult to see in the main picture...there are colours in those dark places.