Wheal Coate Mine 2


6"x6" Lumocolour pencil and permanent pen

I photographed this in black and white, but the mist had all but drained away the colour from the scene anyway. I could have spent much longer sketching here in monochrome. The shapes and angles had so many possibilities. I had to content myself with this sketch and a number of reference photographs

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~ by noelgarner on July 29, 2010.

2 Responses to “Wheal Coate Mine 2”

  1. hey noel, have you seen this Norfolk 7 year-old’s paintings of Cornwall, Norfolk landscapes…incredible:
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-norfolk-10820107

  2. here’s a better link, actually, for the pics: ttp://news.bbc.co.uk/local/norfolk/hi/people_and_places/arts_and_culture/newsid_8871000/8871924.stm

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