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Owen Sound Sunset by kach-back
Owen Sound Sunset
This is a painting of a sunset at Owen Sound, Ontario. I was there this past summer doing work, and I had the opportunity for a few photos one evening, and therefore the reference photo is my own.

I used Winsor & Newton transparent watercolours, and it was painted on an Arches Watercolour Block, Cold Pressed 100% Cotton, 31 x 41 cm (12 x 16 in).

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:iconxrls: Made the observation that the bottom half of the painting looked very clean and smooth, and the top half (the sky), looked rough by comparison. Now she did say I could refer to her as a "brat" for pestering me about my sky, but when I looked at it I agreed that she was very correct. So I did something I never do and that is I went back into this painting, and did two separate re-washes on the sky to adjust it. This is now how it looks, thank you very much Christina for pointing it out. :heart:
Flooded by kach-back
This is a painting of where the Seine River flows into the Red River in the springtime in Winnipeg. The reference photo for this is my own, and I will admit this was an odd scene to paint due to the limited colour pallet, and the challenge of all that was going on with it. I am hoping that viewers of it can sense the depth of the scene and the infinite complexity of nature as it presents itself before us.

I used Winsor & Newton transparent watercolours, some white gouache (for highlighting), and it was painted on an Arches Watercolour Block, Cold Pressed 100% Cotton, 31 x 41 cm (12 x 16 in).
Valentine's Rose by kach-back
Valentine's Rose
Valentine's Rose
Watercolour, 41 x 31 cm (16 x 12 in)
Arches Watercolour Block, Cold Pressed 100% Cotton
Completed February 2014

I managed to somehow delete this by accident so I have re-uploaded it.
Just a quick note here tonight.  I have begun the process of removing my website, favoring it for a Facebook Business page instead.

Seeing as I am not a full time artist at the moment I decided that going with a Facebook Business page was better, and suited my needs just a bit more.

I will still be active on dA, and I have a watercolour coming up to finish, many acrylics, and I will get back to pencil crayons, and even watercolour pencils this year.

Here is my URL which now points to my Facebook page:…

Please take a look and if you have any suggestions for me please do send them on, I would appreciate that. :-) 

  • Mood: Seasonal
  • Listening to: Great Tunes on YouTube
  • Reading: A new camera manual (only the important bits)
  • Watching: Watercolour paint dry
  • Playing: Nothing
  • Eating: Soon
  • Drinking: Fruit juice


Warren M Kachmar
Artist | Traditional Art



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Parinferal Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2015
You're welcome . :D
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HaiaShouster Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2015   Traditional Artist
Like your  nice art gallery!!
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Dagger-13 Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Your paintings are stunning! I really respect anyone who can paint with watercolours because I find them so hard to work with myself, but your gallery is so inspiring! I never really realised that you can get such realism with watercolours until I saw your work. :nod:
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debris Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2015  Professional General Artist
your work is very good......    thank you for sharing.
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j0rosa Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2015  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you for the watch/add... lovely artwork here too =D :wave: :love:
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