OK here we go; the Thumbnail, just to show I do plan, from time to time.
I am busy with the sketch now. Listening to Stevie Ray Vaughn. What a player!!
Here is the first and second wash:
OK this is where I have got to now. I have been listening to the Praetorius Mass played on authentic period instruments with the most beautiful singing.
I love the granite blocks that line the Chapman’s Peak drive. Because of their light colour, the shadows they cast are much much darker than their shaded side. I think though that I could have gone a little darker. Anyway we shall see – this is another redo painting I think.
So what can follow Herr Praetorius? OK – the Stones – the Strolling Bones…
So here it looks now: