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Whangarei Heads Harbour, Northland NZ-water colour
This is the Harbour of the city, Whangarei, Northland, NZ where I live.
There are so many beautiful beaches when you leave the Harbour and go down the coast. I absolutely love our little piece of paradise and wouldn't live any where else in the world.
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I live in the beautiful Northland of NZ and have been painting on and off since 1980. I use oils/ water colour and pastels. My preferred medium at the moment is water colour. I had formal art tuition with the Northland Society of Arts for many years under several well known artists including Douglas Chowns an International artist of high regard. I also studied Life Drawing with Douglas Chowns for awhile.
I am just loving this inspirational art site so much. It has been such a regular part of my day now just to get my art fix before I start my day! Not being able to go back to work just yet has been wonderful for me to get back into painting again. I could just spend all day painting if I could but it doesn't quite happen that way!!
Now that the crisis seems to be here to stay I rather prefer offering my paintings to friends than to sell them cheaply. What do you think about this?
Bless you..... I've have given quite few paintings away, because I cannot cheat past buyers by cutting my prices. Argued with a Gallery owner who told me my...