'Mood and atmosphere in acrylics'

Amid the hills Amid the hills

Carole gave a very entertaining demonstration using acrylics to convey mood. She travels extensively with her sketch book capturing any views as she goes, stopping whenever and wherever takes her fancy.
She then uses the sketches and her experiences to recreate the landscape and mood of the time.

The pictures above show the painting she demonstrated on the night and next to it the completed work. She was keen to stress that a picture needs to be left to consider any changes which may be needed when you come afresh to it after a good nights sleep!
The picture is called "Amid the hills" - the finished painting is on the right