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First the glow

First the glow,

vermillion accents and a touch of the shadowy blues running down into ochre,

turning into green harmony

deep, warm bass notes in purple thought

a line of melody just heard

just caught


Colour

Recently, I was asked about the way I use colour. The person asking described my colours as “intense”.

It’s true, – I see colours intensely. I can feel/taste/smell even hear their notes. Colours “sing” to me – however subtle the tint, the hue is there…

 

Glass Jar (1st watercolour workshop)

Glass jar (watercolour)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Light i (detail)

Light iii, pastel (detail)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

…pale skin reflecting warm light hums vermillion against a background of orchestrated blues…

 

 

 

 

 

Over the garden wall (Snowdonia series)

Over the garden wall (Snowdonia Series)

 

 

 

 

 

 

…lilting violet perfumes the shadows, whilst the yellows rise to a pitch of buttery sunlight