Painting from life

In Western Australia over Christmas I nutted out the logistics of how to paint from life...i.e. what do re water and brushes and paints and cleaning up without a house to do it in. How to actually paint from life in terms of what ways to paint I still have a lot of learning and exploring to do. Here are a few efforts. The first three are from life, and the last four from memory, variation on a theme, the very last using reference photos as a starting point.

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