Dec 29, 2011

Tranquil but for the noisy cows


I am staying with my twin sister, and we've been doing some fun things: backyard golf, target shooting! and en plein air painting from her back fence. This was a view of distant farm buildings, interrupted by a run of cattle. They were bellowing as they ran though my painting!

(I'm experimenting with painting oil on watercolour paper. This was done without a primer, and therefore was absorbing the paint a little too fast. Next one I'll try priming first.)


Winter Sun Waning

"Winter Sun Waning" by Shirley Peters An oil sketch done on location. The track is called Nulunga Walking Track, and...