En Plein Air at a Shopping Centre – Day Two

City Point Bochum

City Point

painting of the Bochum planetarium

Planetarium

 

The second day was a bit easier than the first in that setting up did not take quite as long.

I managed to complete the painting I had started on the first day and got going on a new one. As you can see in the photograph of my display I was painting a local scene after a photo I had taken previously.

Again a lot of people came by and many stopped to talk to me admiring my work. Yet again there were no buyers except for TWO postcards. I am still having fun as you get so many interesting people including the ones telling you how their nephew or father or husband also paint.

Again I could have done well on commissions if I had been prepared to paint portraits of people or pets.

Today is the last day so tomorrow you will have the last report on this adventure.

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About landscape painter

Painting and drawing have been my passion from early childhood. I have attended numerous exhibitions in England and Germany. Presented with the Judges Award at a show I now have one of my paintings on permanent display at a museum in Greater London with growing sales and commissions.
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One Response to En Plein Air at a Shopping Centre – Day Two

  1. Zalamanda says:

    Maybe people in shopping malls are not interested in landscapes 😦
    Did you have any cards for people to take away in the hope of future business? (I don’t know if thi works, but I try it anyway).

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