Some transport of a different style this week The Wedding Bus! After Last week’s bike post, I’m scaling things up. Curiously, this picture wouldn’t have happened if I hadn’t spotted last weeks subject matter. In October I was wandering around looking for inspiration. Leaving the … Continue readingThe London Wedding Bus – Transport Class
London’s burning or is it an Alien Invasion? The thought crossed my mind when I got to this stage of the painting. As you can see, from the detail, it looks a bit like Doctor Who’s Sonic Screwdriver. Well, it does in my mind. I’ve … Continue readingLondon’s Burning or Alien Invasion?
A busy Saturday in Manchester. Passengers waiting for the tram. A moment in time held in the finished painting of the tramstop outside Manchester Central Library. Now for the tricky bit… Deciding what to call it! Waiting for a tram? Tram stop? I’m presently on … Continue readingTram by Manchester Central Library – New Artwork
And along comes the bus, Just in time. ©2014 – Cathy Read – Then along came the Bus – Watercolour and Acrylic – 29.7×21 cm – £160 Those sculptures are something else, aren’t they? They’re the work of Lynn Chadwick, on the corner of Bishopsgate … Continue readingThen along came the bus! New painting.
Experiment 2 completed successfully! The taxi painting is now finished. I’m pleased with it even though the masking hasn’t worked as well as usual. Its taken on a moody, just-rained quality which I love. The paper glued onto board is definitely the way to go. … Continue readingYou wait for a taxi then 3 come at once! New Painting.