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How to paint a river estuary

You may have been waiting for the finished painting after following the various steps in my earlier posts. Well, here it is. Putting the finishing touches to the painting I gave it more warmth by adding burnt sienna to the … Continue reading

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How to paint a river estuary – part 8

Next the decaying boat and the riverbed in the foreground were to be worked on in more detail. I wanted to add grass and some bigger stones. I used a fine brush to lay in the grass with quick strokes … Continue reading

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River Dart – Acrylic Painting

This painting shows the River Dart near Dartmeet on Dartmoor in Devon, England. The stones are scattered along the river bed and offer beautiful views around every corner. You often find artists sitting on the banks painting and sketching. There … Continue reading

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Old Bridge – Acrylic Painting

This acrylic painting on canvas panel size 70x50cm shows an old clapper bridge some of which you can still find in the English countryside. Their origin is claimed to go back to medieval times when horses would carry goods across … Continue reading

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