Monday, September 23, 2013

Narrow Lanes

Watercolor on Bockingford Paper
14 x 10 inches

I had been wanting to do this painting for quite some time. I was attracted by the brightly lit buildings in the upper half and the dark cool shadows in the lower half. Its very difficult to paint large dark areas in watercolor in one go. I had to glaze the dark areas thrice to get the desired result ( It still looks a shade lighter in this image when compared to the original painting! )


  1. Ah Ramesh, the king of bicycle painting! Another beautiful work - I aspire to paint watercolours like yours.

    1. Oh, thank you Liz! That is such a