MOORINGS AT CRABTREE LANE – WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

Another view of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal near Burscough in Lancashire. It’s a place that I’ve painted before but here I dwelt on the cluster of shapes created by the narrowboats and houses and in doing so made it a portrait format. This format also allowed the full reflections of trees and posts. The bankside vegetation also added interesting detail.

At this point on the canal is a narrow swing bridge – partially visible on the left which allows traffic to cross the canal.

Other canal scenes are available on my website: grahammcquadefineart.com

10 thoughts on “MOORINGS AT CRABTREE LANE – WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

  1. Thanks for sharing your part of the world with us. I don’t expect to ever travel to England but I get a feel for the quiet countryside and the bustling cities from your paintings. Cheers from 🇨🇦

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