Feb 8, 2014

Sydney Daylight

Charcoal sketch and painting from the Observatory Hill in Sydney. 
Unlike last time (in the bandstand) I was positioned out on the grass, and at times I had whole bus loads of tourists behind me! 
It was quite a challenge to maintain concentration. There were little children up close, so engrossed and watching every stroke. (I use big house brushes.)
But I chatted with lots of people and it was fun: like when you are walking a dog, everyone is much friendlier.

"Sydney Daylight"
55 x 90cm
Acrylic on paper

Charcoal study
44 x 50cm

Available at my next Gallery V show opening May 1