24.5.15

Drakensberg Series no 2 Oil Painting Work in Progress


Cerulean Blue to sky, Cobalt layer to land, cadmium red and violet added to mountain. darkest tones added to darkest areas.

Francois Bouchers Venus de Toilette oil reproduction.


Beautiful deep turquoise, my favourite colour added to curtains. Cerulean and lemon.


Drakensberg Work in progress Oil Painting


Sky in Cerulean, Cobalt and white, Lake reflections in Cerulean, lemon, burnt sienna ultramarine, darkest added cadmium red, Front mountains. Just need to do clouds and trees now. yay!

17.5.15

Drakensberg Series Work in Progress oil on canvas


This is the original photo I took whilst in the Castle burn area.


I really thoroughly enjoy a peaceful hike in the mountains with my hubby, I feel totally relaxed!
Here is the first layer of lemon yellow, violet and white, cobalt blue and white(water) cerulean blue (mountain) burnt sienna underlayer. 60,5 x 91cm

Drakensberg Series Work in Progress oil on canvas


This is the original photo my husband or I took from Castle Burn in the Southern Drakensberg.


This is the first layer of ultramarine blue and cerulean and lemon yellow on the sky.
the mountains and trees have been done with burnt sienna.

Work in progress Francois Boucher Oil on canvas reproduction

I have painted a Titanum white layer to soften and correct rash brush marks, naughty me,