My favourite time of day for painting is in the early evening, around 5pm when the light is softer and the shadows a little longer. I am glad to show my daughter that painting or drawing nature is a valuable lesson and it is helpful for her to notice the small and simple things as well as all the wonderful colours that it offers which can sometimes go unoticed. P.S. My dog Gwen who is a retired sheepdog likes to keep watch over the cat now that she has no sheep!
Summer + Sun + Children + Water + Paddling pool + a Hosepipe = Happiness!
A little oil painting sketch I did while supervising my children playing in the pool.
The days are getting longer and so more time to be outside playing and painting!