Wet on Wet

Vilaine tableaux

Wet on wet painting, how do you do that?

Vilaine tableaux
Vilaine Sunrise unfinished, 17.03.22

81 x 51 cm (32″ x 20″), oils, available for sale.

“La rivière Vilaine, le lever du soleil, le premier jour du printemps.”

Following on my posts of 14 March & 16th, here is the next ‘stage’ in the development of this painting.
Wet on wet, a technique full of little surprises, best suited to oil painting is fun as one is never in complete control.

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Beginning

New painting beginning, 39 x 47.5 (15 3/8″ x 19″), ???? WordPress HTTP Error !!!! Not to be out done, I’ll show this painting on my other blog www.frickers.co.uk/art/blog and my Facebook page A painting inspired by “a Full Moon  Rising Seen Through Breton oaks”. Should I, do I need to do more here ? … Read more

Apres Plage

Saint Malo plage morning and after, a fine lunch at the restaurant and bar of Théhillac. I can unreservedly recommend “Les Re 7 d’Antan” at Théhillac. This restaurant, host and hostess, opened about 18 months past, have a growing ‘gourmet’ reputation for good value and quality meals. The master chef Didier is really ‘en forme’. … Read more

Inspiration is a fickle fellow traveler, true or false?

Inspiration’s companions include mood, self confidence, concentration; what / who else?
Have you spotted my sketch book bottom right in the first photo?

Le Canotier, Thehillac 16.07.17
Le Canotier, Thehillac 16.07.17

Yesterday evening at Le Canotier, Théhillac may or may not have been inspired, it certainly produced a reaction from ‘children of all ages’ around me.

Le Canotier, Théhillac 16.07.17
Le Canotier, Théhillac 16.07.17
Le Canotier, Thehillac 16.07.17
Le Canotier, Thehillac 16.07.17

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