Old Ferry & Trunkey Creek Shack, Australia
Watercolour, Size 38 x 28 cms
The impetus for this painting was the wonderful photo by Carol McLaren
Theolog of the old do-it-yourself ferry across the creek, and then I
decided to combine it with my photos of the old Australiana shacks
…which as usual, I had to doctor and improvise to come up with a
reasonable composition…so at least I hoped.
Arches watercolour paper gave me hell again…it was one of those
frustrating pieces of ”blotting” paper (alas sizing gone bad)..but I
Wednesday, 28 November 2012
Thursday, 22 November 2012
One of those endearing scenes somewhere in Australia.
I used 3 of my photos to create this painting using artistic license as I went along.
For me the gum in forefront was very important, to show different tones, textures, smoothness/roughness of the tree.
Spot the sheep??