In 2014 I did an exhibition in a small town called Usuki. This exhibition was a nightmare and I ended up selling nothing.
In 2012 an old Japanese man befriended me and took me on several mountain hiking trips. One of them was to Mt Kuju. The mountain scenery was incredible and inspired me to paint two watercolors.
Watercolor painting of Oita river from an aerial photo taken by a drone in December of 2021.
Watercolor painting of my local river, Oita river, and some contruction going on there. You can see a digger and a workman and some cones. This was painted in January when the grass by the river is...
In the lesson below we are going to paint six figures. We will use just one round brush and one color.
In the autumn of 2020, I went on a family trip to the village of Akitsuki. It was a lovely day and later at home I did some paintings from the photos I took.