Feeding time at Welney wildfowl reserve

Watercolour and gouache 5"x8"

There was an almost mesmeric rhythm to the motion of the sparkling water and a larger number of birds, mostly Pochard, bobbing around. They created a pattern that was almost abstract. That aspect is not shown in this watercolour sketch, but the photograph below does illustrate what I mean. It could almost be a wallpaper pattern:


~ by noelgarner on February 9, 2010.

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