This months calendar page was chosen by Carol T 'The Earth from the Air' by Yann Arthus Bertrand.
When I first saw this it reminded me of an abstract painting. So after spending most of the month pondering what to do it suddenly came to me why not do a painting.
A while ago I bought a short roll of painting canvas from a pound shop so thought I'd have a go. I cut a piece larger than the postcard size and used some masking tape to stick it to a board to keep it flat. I opened the picture in Photoshop and using a 4" x 6" crop moved it around until I found a suitable part of the original. I draw it on to the canvas and using acrylic paints I think I've managed to get the correct colours.
This is what I came up with. Hope you like it Debbie, it will be in the post on Tuesday.
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