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a plein air pastel on mi tex canson paper 26cm x 14cm of the beautiful tidal lagoon at Diggers Camp,northern nsw, Australia

To read more about my trip to Diggers go to “my newsletter”:

featured in Realist paintings about water

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Working in traditional mediums,pastels,oil,ceramics.Using these mediums I seek to express my surroundings by weaving a tapestry of colours through my work and seeking the abstract within.

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  • Sue Nichol
    Sue Nicholabout 3 years ago

    love it, Maria.

  • Im so glad, thanks Sue:)

    – maria paterson

  • Alan Stevens
    Alan Stevensabout 3 years ago

    Sensational! Nothing more to say :)

  • thankyou so much Alan:)

    – maria paterson

  • Sorina Williams
    Sorina Williamsabout 3 years ago

    very beautiful work!

  • thankyou very much sorina

    – maria paterson

  • Lynda Robinson
    Lynda Robinsonabout 3 years ago

    This is absolutely stunning Maria. (Enjoying your ‘newsletter’ – you are having a wonderful time and I am so envious)!

  • HI Lynda, so glad you like it, the day was mixture of greys and blues which contrasted with the bluegreens nicely, glad your enjoying the journal also, I need to have many more of these trips!!

    – maria paterson

    GEORGE SANDERSONabout 3 years ago

    Beautiful artwork Maria !!!

  • thankyou very much george

    – maria paterson

  • Dianne  Ilka
    Dianne Ilkaabout 3 years ago

    Fantastic work Maria! The water looks so real that I originally thought it was a photo

  • thats a lovely compliment Dianne, as its always touch and go out in the landscape wether you pull a work off or not..

    – maria paterson

  • HannaAschenbach
    HannaAschenbachabout 3 years ago

    I like this

  • glad you do hann:)

    – maria paterson

  • Conoro
    Conoroabout 3 years ago

    This is fantastic Maria, you’ve captured the restlessness of the ocean and the light so perfectly here. I wish I was there :-)

  • thankyou constance, i have taken some inspiration home with me for awhile:)

    – maria paterson

  • Cate Townsend
    Cate Townsendabout 3 years ago

    This makes me feel like I’m there, great work.

  • thanks so much cate:)

    – maria paterson

    GEORGE SANDERSONabout 3 years ago

    *Congratulations! This work has been featured in the Realist Paintings About Water group -17th October2

  • thankyou thats fantastic!

    – maria paterson

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