March Wet Canvas Challenge

I am being brave this month and have volunteered to host the Different Strokes challenge on Wet Canvas. It’s a great website that I really enjoy using and have learnt a lot from the other artists. The challenge is set out below – why don’t you have a go too? This month’s challenge is: “The…

‘Canada’ 8″ x 22″

Have you ever heard of the ‘Group of Seven’? Neither had I, but it turned out to be the basis for the Wet Canvas challenge for February, to produce a Canadian landscape in the style of one of the Group of Seven. It is surprisingly difficult to simplify painting sometimes and put in less detail….

‘Spinner’ 7″ x 7″

The Different Strokes Challenge for January was ‘Ovals’. The use of perspective and foreshortening in this painting turns the wheel into an oval and adds drama. I was really pleased with the way the chrome bumper turned out!