Some lucky splattering on the wheel - Fabriano

Some lucky splattering on the wheel - Fabriano

Fabriano, Italy, Watercolour, 15" x 11" I'm in to splattering at the moment - in moderation though.  Trying not to overdo it.  But I thought the lucky strike on the nearby car wheel arch was just on target.  Normally with wheels of cars, I try to und...

Canvas art “Long Incessant Rain

Canvas art “Long Incessant Rain"

Paint the skin ✍️�� ✍️☺️ Paint the line Spray �� Paint the rain Paint the eye �� :.+*:.+*:.+*   Completion  *+.:*+.:*+.: 2018 Canvas art “Long Incessant Rain (Night)” Acrylic paint on Canvas - Size 28 5/8" x 35 5/6" in 2018 Canvas art “Long Incessant...

Calle San Silvestre dappled shade

Calle San Silvestre dappled shade

Benalmadena, Spain, 15" x 11" A bit of dappled shade via some wet in wet.  A recent picture which where I tried to introduce lots of values and lots of connections - so values with the background buildings and the palm trees in front and then some co...

Sitges Palm Trees - How I paint palm trees

Sitges Palm Trees - How I paint palm trees

Sitges, Spain, 15" x 11" My take on painting palm trees - keep it simple.  In fact they can be easier to paint in my opinion compared to broad leaf trees and conifers/pine.  Just a simple stroke to do the fronds with a very soft medium brush, one wit...

Cat Food

Cat Food

32 million tons of fish caught from the world's oceans each year is ground up for animal feed. Source : tommykane[dot]blogspot[dot]com

Bend in the road, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Bend in the road, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Tenerife, Spain, 15" x 11" Although a narrow street with tall buildings either side, I gave prominence to the foreground shadows.  So I made a feature of the brush strokes making up those shadows, leaving a few gaps here and there, but all leading th...

Win an original painting!

Win an original painting!

As promised, here are details of how to win an original painting.    This giveaway is for Canadians only.  (USA residents can participate in a draw for a new OttLite lamp in separate giveaway here.)  This painting is titled "Three on Lace" and measur...