I painted this specimen of Liriodendron tulipifera in watercolour, with the sun warm on my back and the shadows deep and still.
I will be making some studio paintings from todays photographs and sketchs but I had fun catching the immediacy of some events in the ring on-the-spot. All original watercolour paintings will be available for sale, look on http://www.kirstinwhite.co.uk or message Kirstin White direct. A donation to the Countryside Alliance will be made on all sales relating to Hampshire Country Sports Day.
Kirstin White live painting, in watercolour, at Bursledon Regatta 2018.
The riverside footpath, between The Ship Inn at Swanwick and The Rising Sun in Warsash.
Curdridge Country Show was alive with activity today. I captured some of the dancers from Curdridge Primary School in watercolour.
Football, what football? Sunny 'on-the-spot' painting beside the water in Swanwick today. The Jolly Sailor in the background. Families launching and recovering thier dinghys. Idillic!
* What could be more perfect than a British heatwave and a box of paints? Adding water of course! We had glorious sunshine for British Keelboat Academy Racing on the Hamble this weekend. I spent Saturday watercolour painting and sketching onboard Bootlegger 2, a handsome motor boat with lots of space, which was just as … Continue reading Watercolour Painting Onboard in a British Heatwave