"Thanks Sheila, I see it now. as there's white behind the black you can scrape in a little from the black edge leaving a tiny dark border around, that's clever, I'm going to steal that one!! reminds me strongly of a John Shinnors…"
"Thanks Sally, the lad driving the tractor and baler had just turned 17 and bought the baler himself! I don’t think he cared about where they landed but he was so proud of those bales :) And I was glad of a few that weren't in…"
"These bales are wonderful. What I love about them is the nonchalant way they are arranged in the field. it says to me that the priority was to get the straw baled while the weather lasted and he/she will be back soon to bring it…"
"Lovely Sheila, those neutral greys and whites are striking. I love the way the small touch of detail in the windows and gables focuses the eye on the Lighthouse make the entire painting sing. It amazes me how you can do those in a 10*8 oil image,…"
Hi Sheila, Sorry for delay in answering and only getting round to it now.I have not been painting for the last couple of months but am gearing up for another assault on my watercolour sheets.Love your work and Im sure our paths will cross at some paint out in the future .Barry
Hi Shiela, Not sure if your 'friend' request was intentional or not but I do follow the plein eire site. I am trying to develope some skill at outdoor painting but still quite a novice. Someday!!? Regards Deirdre
We were thinking of Duncormack for next Sunday. But there are no facilities there. So we are now thinking if Wellington Bridge where there is a petrol station with toilet and a pub for lunches. Coffee can be got in the petrol station etc. And from there go out the road about 5 mins and there is a parking place where we can paint the estuary and the castle across the river. What do you think?
June 26, 2016 from 12pm to 5pm – BallymoreComing from South. There is a sign on the left just as you approach Camolin. Turn Right here and up the road right again. Follow the (unofficial) signs in the hedges. Old house, Barns, Views over the…etc.