I posted the initial gouache study I did for this one a few days ago. I didn’t realise it back then but the composition didn’t actually have a good focal point. It took me another little study, this time in
A little pile of forgotten wood covered with snow. Study in gouache.
We’ve finally had a bit of the fantastic white stuff here too! Because we live so close to the ocean we don’t get it that often, this particular ocean having a mitigating effect during the winter (and a cooling effect