Being Distracted By Clouds

It was a battle concentrating in my studio today as snow showers over the Minch and Harris kept distracting me. The dance of lights/darks; silvers, whites, and greyswith patches of blue sky and metallic sea blues; shifting clouds revealing new snow on the mountains, the cold making them seem so close; winter croftlands glowing in sunshine. Not many of the showers blew across to me, most went across the view, heading south. Far more fun to watch than being beneath!

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I was working on various paintings, including the big sheep canvas I was on at the end of last month. Here’s where it was at the end of today’s painting, with a detail photo at the bottom. If you’ve ideas for a title, do post a comment!

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4 Replies to “Being Distracted By Clouds”

  1. thank you, marion. i tried that letting it run with watercolour clouds one painting awhile back- cool, isnt it? i know yous have the loch ness creature out there , what about any selkies?

      1. ah, poetry- the woods are lovely dark and deep, but i have promises to keep, and miles to go before i sleep- gets me through at times

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