Dec 16, 2013

Old Grandeur


An old house in the bush: built on the top of a hill and surrounded by
Australian gum trees.
I loved the red roof against the pale blue foliage.

An Original Watercolour

by Shirley Peters


Traditional technique of watercolour on heavy paper. 



Returning Home

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A traditional Australian painting of an old iron-roofed house,
once a proud home, now neglected and empty.
My grandmother lived in such an isolated house, 
but in those times there were no trees, just paddocks


Traditional technique of watercolour on heavy paper. 
An original, signed, painting.
Image size: 32cm x 24cm (12.5" x 9.4")

"La Perouse is not here."

Third painting in my Tasmania Landscape series. It's based on the history of the Recherche Bay area, where a French Expedition  ...