Plein Air Take 2!

I took my next Plein Air expedition into the woods, I have lived next to Wimbledon Common now for four years and am still discovering new parts to it! I wandered past the windmill on Friday and stumbled across this gorgeous lake!

Wimbledon Common Lake 360 from Lydia Orange on Vimeo.

I tried out some new Pastels which I found worked well to create the ‘smudge’ blurry effect that reflections on water makes. I’m still learning how to use the pastels so took some time over trying to work out how they behave as a medium…

Wimbledon Common Time Laps from Lydia Orange on Vimeo.


The next stage was in Oils on a Canvas Board…