I went for a dawny this morning at the Pipe as I knew the wind would pick up later (as it has). The sun was not yet up and the sky was a light orangy pink etched with small dark purple clouds and the mountains over Gordon’s Bay were blue and purple. I almost ditched the idea of a surf. But I saw I had the break to myself so I paddled out on the glassy water and had a good half hour out there on my own – which is so cool. As the first guys paddled out the began to blow gently and we had another hour of great surf. A few of my mates were out there which is always quite fun.
I was going to rush off to do some work but decided that a watercolour was called for. And here it is:
No that is much too blue – I will take another shot outside. Here we go:
Big difference no?