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an iron gate in Cornwall

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Yesterday, I delivered another painting, entitled ‘iron gate in Cornwall’, to Isaac’s Way restaurant, for their upcoming auction.  Isaac’s way will be displaying the work of more than 50 artists from May 26, 2014 throughout the summer in their 21st art auction for charity.


I had intended to display the watercolour ‘gate on Old Church Road’ for the auction (8″ x 10″, unframed).  However, Isaac’s Way had space for a larger painting, so I have done another version of the gate in acrylic (24″ x 20″, unframed).  I had not worked in acrylic for more than a year, so it was interesting to use the different medium for this new painting.


Here is the watercolour, ‘gate on Old Church Road’ …


October 24, 2013  ' gate on Old Church Road'   Jane Tims

October 24, 2013 ‘ gate on Old Church Road’ Jane Tims



and the new painting, in acrylic, ‘iron gate in Cornwall’


May 13, 2014  'iron gate in Cornwall'  Jane Tims

May 13, 2014 ‘iron gate in Cornwall’ Jane Tims



Although they are of the same place, there are lots of differences, mostly in the colour and shadow …


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Written by jane tims

May 14, 2014 at 11:42 am

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