Starting another new painting – Hampton Gay Church

Starting another new watercolour and intending to post this in three stages – the initial drawing, first washes and the finished painting. This is a study of the church of the deserted village at Hampton Gay – which is a few miles north of Oxford. The initial drawing is based on a composite photograph – […]

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The finished watercolour -A view from White Horse Hill

So here is my finished watercolour – or at least finished for this particular version of this view- a view from White Horse Hill, near to Uffington and the Ridgeway. A bit splashy in places – but personally I like the aerial perspective on the background, with the fields and villages becoming paler and bluer […]

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A watercolour painting of White Horse Hill – part II

Here’s the first stage of painting – just doing most of the foreground with variations on the greenery. This is a view that I know fairly well – it is from just above the White Horse chalk figure but I realise that this will probably appear a bit abstract. The process of painting wet-in-wet also […]

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Starting a new watercolour landscape – White Horse Hill

Here’s the start of a watercolour I’m doing today – as with many things it is not finished yet but is just part of the way… Here is my starter drawing of the view from White Horse Hill. It is the view from just above the white horse itself – and looks out towards the […]

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