Fancy a trip on the Thames? This week’s work in progress is something I’ve been longing to do for some time. Battersea Power station! Although it’s a bit hard to see tucked away on the far bank across from Chelsea Bridge. It was as close … Continue readingA trip to Chelsea Bridge – Wednesday’s Work in Progress –
Finally I can reveal my latest canvas! It’s taken a little longer than planned but I’ve finally finished the work in progress I started last week. After a hectic but thoroughly enjoyable weekend followed by far too much paperwork I’ve been able to finish a … Continue readingFinished at last
Something different this week. I’m motivated to work more on the abstract for a while so I’m back to the Gherkin for inspiration. The pencil stage has taken me a while but I’m hoping to have it finished for the weekend. We shall see… This … Continue readingWhat’s on my Easel today?
You nearly didn’t get to see this painting. I took the work in progress to The Love Art Fair so that I could finish it during quiet periods. I find it’s a good stage to work with when I’m showing people how I work. As … Continue readingBus Selfie – New painting
Another Routemaster but this time the Full Monty. It’s amazing how cropping an image changes the character of a piece. After last week’s close up I wanted to show the whole bus for this one. Here’s a shot of it and all the general mess … Continue readingWork in Progress – The Bigger Bus Picture
As promised here’s the London bus painting I’ve been working on. It’s very small on 8 inches or 20 cms square. ©2014 – Cathy Read – Routemaster bus Work in Progress- Watercolour and Acrylic on stretched canvas-20 x 20 cm I was asked to create … Continue readingWork in Progress – London Bus up Close and Personal