Alan Somers is a self-taught Dublin artist who began painting at a young age. As he grew into adulthood his art slowly took a back seat to work and the demands of everyday life. After almost a decade, he returned to art and discovered a renewed passion for watercolour painting. Using traditional methods, he skillfully balances light and shadow to create a captivating atmosphere in his cityscapes.
“It’s all about mood and atmosphere in my watercolours. I try to paint in a way that draws people into it. I do enjoy pencil, pastel, and dabbling with anything really… but watercolour is where my heart is.”
More of Alan’s work can be found on his Facebook page.
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