lunedì 14 ottobre 2013

dove cote



©  JANE MINTER 2013
"dove cote"
SAINT LOUP  LAMAIRE - CHICHE POITOU - CHARENTES - FRANCE
watercolour demo 
Cansons Fontenay
with special thanks to Bix Nash 
for the reference photo

 A view of an enchanting dove cote in Saint Loup Lamaire from one of our many visits to beautiful local villages and towns during my workshop last week at France Painting Holiday  ......a week was far too short !


FRANCE PAINTING HOLIDAY
JANE MINTER'S WATERCOLOUR WORKSHOP 2014
 DATES : 14/09/2014 - 20/09/2014

I'm delighted to have been invited back to Bandouille for next year as guest tutor if you'd like to join me 
for further information please contact Bix Nash at

28 commenti:

Lisa Graham Art ha detto...

What a lovely painting. I saw this on your video too. I will bet you are longing to go back!

Sergio DS ha detto...

Maravilloso, me gusta mucho, sólo me falta poder apreciarla a más tamaño.
;)

Sandra Busby ha detto...

This is such a pretty painting :0)

Jean Lurssen ha detto...

Very atmospheric. Love the way you captured the shadows.

Studio at the Farm ha detto...

An exquisite painting, Jane! I don't remember having seen any watercolors other than studies done with your technique, and it is so very beautiful!

Hilje van Beijnum ha detto...

Lovely, Jane! Great colors, hope you had wonderful time in France!

suzanneberry ha detto...

Just beautiful Jane!!!

Judy ha detto...

Really beautiful, Jane, with the soft flowers and greens.

Catharina Engberg ha detto...

I like this alot!

Lorraine Brown ha detto...

Oh so very lovely Jane

Beatriz Abel ha detto...

Sus acuarelas son maravillosas, es un placer visitar su blog, gracias por compartir su obra

Blaga ha detto...

It is enchanting!

Debbie Nolan ha detto...

Jane - this is truly gorgeous. Love the composition and the colors. You also captured texture in the scene. Hope you are having a beautiful day.

Celia Blanco ha detto...

Your work is lovely! Beautiful washes in this work.

Polly Birchall ha detto...

Lovely painting.

Tito ha detto...

Delizioso! Il gioco delle ombre è incantevole. Grande Jane!

Adrie ha detto...

What a lovely painting.
If I were a dove I would love to live there :-)

Jane ha detto...

So different , but really beautiful !

Olga Díaz ha detto...

Precioso, me encanta lo que transmite.

Irina Rekhviashvili ha detto...

It is so interesting to see your transparent manner in painting of different subjects.
I am so glad that your France Painting Holiday was such success!

Bix ha detto...

This has always been a favourite spot of mine and am so pleased you enjoyed painting it and did it justice too. Beautiful. I look forward to your return next year. Ciao x

JANE MINTER ha detto...

really looking to go back lisa ...just agreed the dates for next september ...thanks for looking .

thank you sergio .

thanks sandra

thank you jean really just shadows on a underpainting ...thank you

thanks katharyn it's a small painting had a few washes left from excercises we did during the week ...thought the dove cote might work with this wash .

thanks hilje we had a great time ...and wonderful trips out with bix

Laura Moore ha detto...

Beautiful.

JANE MINTER ha detto...

glad you like it suzanne thanks ...incredible portrait of tim .

very green judy :) the dove cote is a beautiful green ... i was tempted to glaze the dove cote ...thanks

glad you like it catharina ...hope all is well .

thank you lorraine

thank you debbie lots of textures in the initial wash .

ciao celia many thanks for visiting my blog .

thanks polly :)

grazie mille tito !

adrie thank you :)

thanks jane your right in so many ways ...will definate re-paint this one .

olga thanks for your kind words

irina i loved this town so many subjects ...thank you so very much it was a really lovely group of guests and bix and drew were great host.



JANE MINTER ha detto...

hi there bix ...this was definately one of my favorites too ...i'm so looking forward to coming back next year ...meeting up with giovanna this morning ciao jx

JANE MINTER ha detto...

thank you laura ...crossed posts :)

Sherry Schmidt ha detto...

Love this piece! Happy to have found you!

JANE MINTER ha detto...

thanks very much sherry .