Sunday, 29 September 2013

Hotel Door Commission

Received this photograph for a commission. I loved the photo and enjoyed the painting






















Hotel Door 
watercolour 32x23cm
Saunders Waterford (high Whgite) rough  300gsm

Thursday, 26 September 2013

Montmaur

Montmaur is a beautiful old hilltop village near us in SW France. With a friend I spent a week sketching and drawing (3 afternoon visits in all). 

Sketched using Berol Fineliner and waterbrush




















Montmaur
Pen and Wash
Allan Kirk 2013
























Montmaur
watercolour 34 x 25
Saunders Waterford (High White) rough 300gsm



Slightly different angel to include arch in Chateau












Montmaur
watercolour 35 x 25
Bockingford extra roughh 300gsm




Monday, 23 September 2013

Montolieu

Montolieu in the Black Mountains is known as the "Book Village". There are many bookshops,a good proportion are English






Montolieu in  Black mountains
watercolour  33 x 16cm
Bockingford extra  rough 300gsm
Allan Kirk 2013




Friday, 13 September 2013

Transporter, Middlesborough, UK

Nothing reminds me of my childhood home more than the sight of the river Tees with the iconic Transporter bridge. Most of the shipyards and chemical industry along the river has long gone, but the bridge remains.


After Seago


Transporter
watercolour  33 x 22cm
Milford NOT 300gsm
Allan Kirk 2013