Original Watercolour Painting COUNTRY MEETS INDUSTRY
The shapes and forms of old our rich heritage of industry in the North West of England is a subject of fascination and visual interest to me. This painting shows a limeworks situated in the limestone pavement area of North Yorkshire.
Here I have used a limited palette of simply burnt umber and two types of blue, plus black to make the work.
The painting is executed with a combination of artists quality watercolour and gouache paint on heavy handmade watercolour paper which is size A3
For watercolour paintings, I use acid free hand made, cold pressed, archival quality textured watercolour paper, sized internally and externally, and sometimes with a gesso primer.
The paper used for this painting is 350 gsm,
Size of Painting is quite large for a watercolour, (A3 size) width 420mm x height 297mm (16 x 11 inches)
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