Los Fariones Hotel, Puerto del Carmen
Cadeques Spain 7

Padstow Harbour, Cornwall


Landscape Watercolour of Padstow, 15" x 11" on Saunders Waterford Rough Paper 140 lbs

Every now and again I produce some work which is embarrassing, but I post it here as a reminder of the so many things that can go wrong with a watercolour.  Mistakes here are 1) In my opinion bad composition 2) Sky too dark meaning I had to go even darker with the back and middle ground 3) Colours too bright 4) Reflections in the water not matching the sky.  I could go on.  Anyway onto the next.  

I heard someone say recently, "you're always 5 paintings away from a masterpiece". Yes, quite true.



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Bruce Racine

What a amazing art design looking so nice. You have done really a creative work. A big thanks for sharing with us !!

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