Friday, October 15, 2010

The Dun

The Dun, watercolour on A2 watercolour paper.
I love watercolour paintings, the transparency of the paint gives it life and interest. I have mostly painted in watercolours allot of people find then hard to use, but because I started painting with watercolours I am more used to them than oil and acrylic paints and I find oils more difficult. But I do want to do more oil paintings so I get used to the media. I want to give all different painting and drawing styles a chance before I settle down to my favorite.
Here is a charcoal sketch I did recently of a ship built in our harbour, Whangaroa harbour: