Category Archives: watercolour

MS trust secret art show 2016

I have been busy this weekend painting my submission to the multiple sclerosis trust, secret art show. My art pack arrived on Friday, it consisted of the instructions, two 12×12 cm watercolour  card pieces ( I don’t think I have … Continue reading

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Hospice art auction – hare mixed media

Our hospice art auction on 20×20″ is fast approaching. I started a hare in oil, but have really been struggling, having not used oil for about a year, I have got rusty! I will finish it, but decided to start … Continue reading

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‘Fabian Policy’ watercolour horse

I really enjoyed the last horse I did, with splashes of paint, so I decided to create another, but this one is larger, 20×14″ 140 lb Langton 100% cotton rough ( I usually work on 16×12″).

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Watercolour horse, with lots of flicked paint, so much fun to make a mess

I was just finishing this tonight when a programme, ‘how to die’ Simons’s choice, came on BBC2 it is about a lovely family,and the impact that MND motor neurone disease has had on them, it focuses on the assisted suicide … Continue reading

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Ferret watercolour

I used to have another Woody in my life, other than the New forest pony Woody…this one was a little different. We found him whilst driving to the horses. Someone had stopped in the middle of the road, an elderly … Continue reading

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‘Ewe see’ watercolour sheep

This was so much fun to paint, sploshing and slashing paint to create a different type of fur coat, to those I am used to painting. I can’t wait for spring to arrive, with all those cute lambs dancing around … Continue reading

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At last ‘hareball’ is finished- watercolour

I have finally finished this watercolour hare after 4 months. He has been sat on the side half complete, waiting for me to consider finishing, today was the day.

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‘Friend or foe’ mixed media hares, ( watercolour, neocolor acrylic ink)

I hadn’t used my neocolor for a while, so decided to use them for a couple of hares. I have another double hare painting on the production line, but it is more detailed, I didn’t feel in that mood tonight, … Continue reading

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‘Rhythm and bounce’horse jumping watercolour and Indian ink

Today has been really miserable, it has rained constantly, and HEAVY, all the little back roads were flooded, and many fields in the forest were under water. I am lucky, although our fields are mud, they are not under water, … Continue reading

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Loving liquid pencil, another quick hare, with the addition of watercolour ‘Hermes’

I had another play with the liquid pencil this evening, this time I wanted to see if watercolour would go over it, pretty happy with how they work together-gosh this is fun stuff. If anyone is interested, it was about … Continue reading

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