Category Archives: paint

colours

These are samples of traditional paint based on iron oxide and/or linseed oil. I love these warm, earthy colours that makes the monochrome landscape come alive and love this unusual way of displaying samples in natural light. The photos were … Continue reading

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frosty iron oxide

A few shots from my long walk today. A cold, crisp day. The parish has three churches. One from the 12th/13th century and two from the 20th century. This was built around 1950 and I do think they managed to … Continue reading

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