Today we went to support at the inter-schools athletics meeting. After the initial ceremony there was time to go into Stellenbosch for breakfast with friends. Sitting under the trees I painted this watercolour of Anita.
During the conversation she said she was celebrating her 60th birthday so I took this photo, signed the painting and gave it to her.
Later in the day while watching Calvin throwing Javelin I did this:
All the guys stretching and chatting before the competition. I would like to take some time to paint just figures. These are OK but with some care and practice I am sure I can capture more detail.
At the end of the day I sat behind the stands and painted this watercolour:
Coetzenberg Stadium where the meeting was held is in such a beautiful setting. Those are the Pieke or Peaks of Jonkershoek mountains in the distance.