HELP - suggestions please. What should we call ourselves? So far our members have come from Monaghan, Cavan, Louth and Meath and we are 'Plein Eire- North East'. But this does not accurately…Read on...
Started this discussion. Last reply by Norah Blount Jul 20, 2011.
"Sally, your drawings are beautiful, it was a pleasure to see them evolvong in the national gallery a few weeks ago and you got the same lovely turn of shape and tone in the banana leaves.
Kyrle, lol, I can see you swinging from the leaves and…"
"A very lovely drawing Sally! I should have taken a leaf from your book and gone there also, but the heat would have driven me bananas.
Yes Caroline's venue for today was a great choice, thanks Caroline."
Nice and warm in Tropical House of Botanic Gardens but got bogged down with the complication of neg shapes and tones etc. Darkened some of them when I got home. Thanks to Caroline for organizing a very enjoyable day.
This Saturday we are going to the Beautiful Botanic Gardens for chat, coffee, food, and some sketching, painting. There is a beautiful coffee shop in the Gardens, where we will meet at 11am and back again at 3pm. I was over there recently, and the greenhouses are lovely and warm! The trees have beautiful unusual colouring on them at the moment. Dont obstruct any walkways etc if painting. There is no problem with us using the greenhouses, but we cannot get in the way of the public!Hoping you…See More
Hi Sally, was looking at some of the work of one of my favourite British watercolourists this evening, Edward Seago - fantastic, and came across this. Remind you of anything? I have one quite similar by a very well-known artist from Co.Meath. Hope all well with you, missed not seeing you at AITO.
Cheers Sally, thank you. Not sure if I'll be in the area or not as yet, depends where you all might be, but I might be. Won't be in Donegal however, as boys on hols now and duty calls. Will see you at AITO soon I hope.
Hi Sally hope you had a great time in Connemara, always love to keep in touch with BVPA. and view all your results. Where are you guys off to this coming weekend? Getting near AITO week now so hopefully will see you soon.
Hi Sally, just got home this evening, left at 11 this morning didn't get home till near ,5 this evening, made a right mess of things but eventually got here,loved the weekend really lovely people, love Donegal too,except for the midges, I'm scratching all over. great to meet you Sally