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‘Sketching on the Kennet & Avon Canal’

‘Sketching on the Kennet & Avon Canal’

We are off on a narrowboat adventure on the Kennet and Avon Canal, with a little sketching too. 'Rowan', the boat we are borrowing in moored at Devizes Marina, from there we'll be chugging through the peaceful & beautiful ‘Vale of Pewsey’. We used to own a canal boat,...

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‘Lady with windbreak’

‘Lady with windbreak’

Watercolour & Brushpen ~ A5. We are continuing our holiday here in Cornwall on the beautiful Land's End Peninsula. Today we have come just a little way up the road to Porthcurno to enjoy the beach. There are lots of people here enjoying themselves. This lady...

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‘Sketching at A la Ronde’

‘Sketching at A la Ronde’

Sketching Sketching at A la Ronde. These two watercolour sketches were done at different times of the year. Hence, the different state of the foliage in the garden. I have just used a small A5, Daler-Rowney Yellow & Red cartridge pad, with my Winsor & Newton...

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‘Watercolour sketch – Burnet Moths’

‘Watercolour sketch – Burnet Moths’

Emerging Burnet Moths An A5, watercolour sketch of Burnet Moths emerging from their chrysalises. The sun is shining and Mrs W & I are out for a stroll up West Downs Beacon, the highest point between Budleigh Salterton and Exmouth. Here there are wide views along...

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