It's a great feeling to walk along broad woodland paths surrounded by dazzling golden dancing droplets of sunshine. I've walked Yvon's woods for a number of years now and have only once come across another person other than Yvon or a close friend. It's so peaceful and tranquil. I love the place.
I started this some time ago and decided against the subject matter and put it to one side. As I've painted a few ducks recently, I thought I'd re-visit and finish it off. Knowing me, I'll continue to tinker with it.
While dashing around London to follow my son in the marathon a few years ago, this starlet caught my eye as she was being photographed going into the BAFTA awards. I stopped and took a picture. She must have thought I was official because she smiled for another.
This is my first attempt at a portrait.