Montmartre Street in Paris

A freehand pencil sketch preliminary to a watercolour painting by Dai Wynn. This is a view of rue l’Abreuvoir (Horse Trough Street) from rue des Saules (Willows Street) in Montmartre, Paris, France. Yes, that’s the well-known «La Maison Rose» on the corner. There must be a wonderful garden behind the high stone wall on the left. Drawn on 300gsm medium texture Arches cotton paper. 29.5 cm high by 42 cm wide by 0.1 cm deep approximately. A3 standard size.

Dai Wynn Artist Mission Statement

To enrich people’s lives by capturing and sharing the world’s beauty as seen through my travelling artist’s eyes. I strive to create an uplifting viewer experience in my realist paintings, echoing my own joy as I capture natural ephemera for posterity in the form of realist, unpretentious and affordable oil and watercolour paintings, easily purchased online and inexpensively shipped by post.