Breaking down the landscape. The Fleet & Chesil beach from the farm. Very early sketches, done both in the landscape & back at the studio. I’m working on line & mark, perspective & pallet. The swan emerged in the last sketch (The Fleet is a nesting site for swans).
Musing on old farming methods
below: En plein air landscape sketch – The Fleet & Chesil Beach from the farm.
Back in the studio testing:
On the beach: Thinking about imprint, trace and shadow. Repeating outlines of pebbles: