Spoilt for Choice

I am very fortunate to live in a beautiful South Australian town where the Murray river passes my door and flows into the sea. My current muse of experimenting more with "Scapes" means that I am spoilt for choice as I have the river, sea, hills and vines on my doorstep. I have not painted flat or graduated washes for I don't know how long but painting clear skies has made me revisit this watercolour application.
Observe the Rules
Watercolour 38cm x 2cm
4WD access to the Beach where vehicles can drive the few kilometres down to the Murray mouth where the river flows into the sea

Early Risers
Watercolour 38cm x 28,5cm
Clear start to the day over the Murray River


  1. Both very beautifully painted Lorraine! Love the sand colors in the Rules piece. Perfect birds in your second.

  2. Two different kind of mood, but both very beautiful. The rough sea and the perfectly blended colors in the first one and the calmness in the second one , how lucky to have all this beauty just outside your door !

  3. Beautiful gradated washes and I love the vibrant colors of the upper painting. The seaside is serene, I can feel it all the way over here!

  4. Your ability to be versatile in your choice of subject matter fills me with awe. So well done, Lorraine.

  5. Dear Lorraine - your washes are beautiful. You may not have painted these for a while but one would never know it. Just perfect my friend. Thanks for sharing. Have a delightful week.

  6. Beautiful job on the waves!!!! The second one is so peaceful. Lovely work, Lorraine.


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