Green Balloon-iness…

Even though we were away during this year’s Bristol Balloon Fiesta, we have been lucky enough to see many hot air balloons gently floating across the sky above our home and garden. These are my favourite 2 photos of balloons this summer, both were taken from my garden:

In this second photo, the balloon really was very low, I hardly had to zoom in at all!

I decided to use balloons as my inspiration for a series of paintings that I intend to complete this week. This first one had a very simple colour palette, I used the same shade of green throughout, simply adding grey and then black as the painting reached ground level :

 

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