THE FAMILY’S DAY OUT – WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

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One morning, a couple of weeks ago, I was sitting on the canal edge painting when this entourage drifted by. They came up from behind me and I had to drop the painting, brushes and palette and  scramble around in my bag for the camera, all without upsetting the group. I crept along the bank taking a number of shots from which
I compiled this painting.

Other animal paintings are available on my website: grahammcquadefineart.com

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7 thoughts on “THE FAMILY’S DAY OUT – WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

    • Thanks Jo. Doing it in stages helps. A tonal wash, light to dark and add stronger, wetter ripples whilst wet, this gives an gentle feeling of movement. Let it dry and then add the darker ripples over the top.

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