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… and another one from day 3

East coast of Harris, ink and acrylic on 8.5″ wood block

A quick 20 minute painting just to explore shades for the aquatint etching class I’ll be attending on the 27th May at the excellent Printmaker’s Workshop in Edinburgh.

I’m painting these small ones really quickly as it helps capture the energy of a place when you’re there, then I’ll choose the best ones for bigger paintings.

I love driving along the single-track roads in the west of Scotland (well, it was my friend Donald driving!) so here’s a video I took, showing the wonderful shoreline along the coast of Harris …