Monday, February 9, 2009

(N)ice

The snow has arrived here at last, so I have been out sketching it before it all disappears. I had a bit of trouble with the watercolour freezing, but at least I have enough of an impression to work from later.


Farm Beside Loch Calder


Loch Calder


Derelict Farm


Sunset over Snow
- note the effect of ice in the sky!

All sketches on A5 cartridge paper.


4 comments:

  1. Use a little glycol or antifreeze, but I guess you already knew that one.

    lovely work, enjoy the winter-scenes!

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  2. weeeheee!
    that looks like good fun keith.
    they look cold with a warm sense of enthousiasm

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  3. Yes thanks René I had heard about that. I think that alcohol is supposed to help the painting as well!

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  4. Yes Rob, I'm enjoying the snow while it lasts. I don't think it will be here for much longer.

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