rugby art, opening salvos, six nations 2019
rugby art, opening salvos, six nations 2019
Opening salvos

I loved the first match of 2019 Six Nations – France v Wales in Paris – What could be better?  And it was a remarkable game – and the old cliché ‘a game of two halves’ couldn’t be more apt.

This picture was made in the first few moments after kick-off, about five minutes in. I used a new brush pen as well as the usual one, which gives a stronger emphasis. 

Picture details

‘Opening Salvos’

Original watercolour, pen and ink drawing

H:20 W:18 CM  / H:8 W:7 INCHES

Made with Schminke artists watercolours, Rotring Art Pen and Faber Castell artist pen on 300gsm watercolour paper – Pink Pig Yorkshire – 

Unframed – supplied in mount ready for framing

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4 responses to “Opening salvos”

  1. Alittlebitoutoffocus Avatar

    It’s THE big game tomorrow… I hope you have your pens and brushes ready. 🤞🤞

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    1. Maxine Dodd - Art Avatar

      Ooh yes indeed! Can’t wait! I am raring to go! 👍

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      1. Alittlebitoutoffocus Avatar

        If England play like they did in the first 2 games… (I don’t want to tempt fate!) I get unusually nervous watching England play. Maybe I should go out for a walk.

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      2. Maxine Dodd - Art Avatar

        … I know exactly what you mean – Jim gets into a right state – much worse than me! Enjoy it and fingers crossed 🙂

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