Hanging By A Thread by Val Spayne

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W/N watercolours
Cotman 140lbs Not
Negative painting technique.
Currently painting long strips of these to varnish and cover pencil pots for christmas gifts.


negative painting, leaves, twigs, twigs and leaves, branch, watercolour, val spayne

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  • Claudia Dingle
    Claudia Dingleover 1 year ago

    I so adore your “negative” painting technique. It looks so delicate!

  • Thank you Claudia :)

    – Val Spayne

  • Sally Griffin
    Sally Griffinover 1 year ago

    I just don’t know who you accomplish this….love it!!!

  • Just happens sometimes Sal!

    – Val Spayne

  • Jim Phillips
    Jim Phillipsover 1 year ago

    You should line them all up for a quick photo opt and post. Very lovely Val.

  • Good idea Jim …Will do. Thank you Jim.

    – Val Spayne

  • Marsha Elliott
    Marsha Elliottover 1 year ago

    Love the subtle color. You make negative painting look so easy. I tried it a couple times & it made me crazy!

  • Now Bev Morgan really makes it look easy doesn`t she. I actually find it quite relaxing to do!

    – Val Spayne

  • Richard George
    Richard Georgeover 1 year ago

    this is really fine art work…my eyes love it

  • Glad that they do Richard :)

    – Val Spayne

  • Lilian Marshall
    Lilian Marshallover 1 year ago

    Love the title Val. So apt.Excellent work.

  • Thanks Lilian…….reckon this wind and rain will bring a lot more of the autumn leaves down

    – Val Spayne

  • LoveringArts
    LoveringArtsover 1 year ago

    Those wondrous subtle colors give a most engaging work of art , Design Magic , watercolor brilliance dear Val

  • Thank you so much Paul……….you never fail to make me smile.

    – Val Spayne

  • bevmorgan
    bevmorganover 1 year ago

    This is so very effective, Val. Negative painting is definitely your specialty. I love it.

  • Oh coming from you Bev,a huge compliment. Thankyou so much.

    – Val Spayne

  • MIchelle Thompson
    MIchelle Thompsonover 1 year ago

    Beautiful – love it. Michelle

  • Thank you very much Michelle.

    – Val Spayne

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesover 1 year ago

    Restful and lovely soft palette!

  • Thanks for all your support Angie.

    – Val Spayne

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