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Watercolor of a City Scene 003

Watercolor Painting of a City Scene 002

Watercolor of a City Scene 003

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Watercolor of a City Scene 002

Watercolor Painting of a City Scene 002

Watercolor of a City Scene 002

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Watercolor of a City Scene 001

Watercolor Painting of a City Scene 001

Watercolor of a City Scene 001

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Watercolor Paintings of a Water Jet Feature

A watercolor painting of a water jet feature in Oita, Japan. The local city council built a water jet feature a few years ago. It's beautiful and children love it.

“Children in the Mist” ・  Oita City Center ・ 31.8 x 41 cm (12.5″ x 16”) ・  $350 ・ I come from England and I find the Japanese summer too hot.In August, I really feel like I am dying.I spend most of my time at home under the air conditioner.But a few years ago, the City Hall built a water jet feature outside […]

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Beautiful Grey

A watercolor painting of a very ordinary urban scene that looks surprisingly beautiful because of the light.

#33 ・ ”Beautiful Grey” ・ Oita city​”Beautiful Grey” is the proxy title of this painting.Another idea for a title was “Ordinary and Urban but Beautiful”. I’ve asked on social media what other people would think of as a good title and already received two great titles.One person suggested: “A Pearl Colored Morning” and another suggested “Almost Home”.I will chose […]

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Scaffolding

Scaffolding is the title of this painting. It is a watercolor painting of a construction crew working on a new elevated railway line in the morning in Oita city, Japan.

#28 ・ ”Scaffolding” ・ Oita city ・ 31.8 x 41 cm (12.5″ x 16″) ・ $120  ・  “Scaffolding” – that’s the title for this painting.What do you think? I was also thinking of calling it “Men at Work”. If you have any other ideas for a title please share them.So how did this painting come about? By chance like most of my paintings. […]

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City Shadows

City Shadows. The name of a watercolor painting of a busy Japanese street early in the morning. This is Oita city.

#25 ・ ”City Shadows” ・ Oita city ・ 31.8 x 41 cm (12.5″ x 16″) ・ $120  ・  I love to paint in the countryside.It is hands down a wonderful experience to paint surrounded by nature.I live though in the city and although it is noisy and busy I often find interesting scenes to paint like the one above.I saw this scene while […]

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City Light

A watercolor painting of a crossing in Oita city, Japan. I wanted to have the building glowing because of the sunlight.

#15 ・ ”City Light” ・ Oita ・ 31.8 x 41 cm (12.5″ x 16″) ・ $120 ・ A watercolor painting of a road crossing in Oita city, Japan.I wanted to have a building glowing in the last light of the sun.Please feel free to leave a comment, they are much appreciated.​God bless,​Gareth. BUYING DETAILS

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Evening Shadows in the City

Watercolor painting of evening shadows in a Japanese city called Oita.

#12 Evening ShadowsWatercolor painting of evening shadows in a Japanese city called Oita.

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Busy Road at Evening Time

A watercolor painting of a busy road at evening time.

#7 Busy Road ・ Oita City ・ Evening ・ Winter”Busy Road” – that’s the title for this painting.It’s not such a great title. If you have any other ideas for a title please share them.This road is very close to where I live and so I am very familiar with it.I find the perspective dramatic, especially at evening time and have […]

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